Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

What is the origin of "February"?

Ivanhoe

[ahy-vuh n-hoh] /ˈaɪ vənˌhoʊ/
noun
1.
a novel (1819) by Sir Walter Scott.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Ivanhoe
Historical Examples
  • Albert was more interested in the Black Knight of Ivanhoe than the black man of the hotel, so he went on reading.

    The Portygee Joseph Crosby Lincoln
  • The description of the attack as given by Rebecca to Ivanhoe.

    Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 10 Charles Herbert Sylvester
  • The lad promptly approached and fixed his large, restless eyes on Ivanhoe with a look of inquiry.

    The White Rose of Memphis William C. Falkner
  • See passage of introduction to Ivanhoe, wisely quoted in L. vi.

  • The few of his followers who have returned have straggled hither like this Wilfred of Ivanhoe, beggared and broken men.

    Ivanhoe Walter Scott
  • No: that has already been done in the novel of "Ivanhoe" before mentioned.

    Burlesques William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Diana felt a little cheered up after reading three chapters of Ivanhoe, but she was still angry with Hilary.

  • In a word, she was always flinging Rebecca into Ivanhoe's teeth.

    Burlesques William Makepeace Thackeray
  • But a few chapters from Ivanhoe read to them by their mother made all serene again.

  • Ivanhoe spurred on his horse Bavieca madly up the chestnut avenue.

    Burlesques William Makepeace Thackeray

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Ivanhoe

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Ivanhoe

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for ivanhoe