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Pesaro

[pe-zah-raw] /ˈpɛ zɑ rɔ/
noun
1.
a seaport in E Italy, on the Adriatic Sea.
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  • Lucretia remained a day in Pesaro without allowing herself to be seen.

    Lucretia Borgia Ferdinand Gregorovius
  • You must journey on to Pesaro with me despite this banishment of which you have told me.

    The Shame of Motley Raphael Sabatini
  • I was at the gates of Pesaro before matins, and within the Palazzo Sforza ere its inmates had broken their fast.

    The Shame of Motley Raphael Sabatini
  • I have heard the story of how you came to be Fool of the Court of Pesaro.

    The Shame of Motley Raphael Sabatini
  • Jacquemart finds the early wares of Pesaro very suggestive of Persian influence.

    The Ceramic Art Jennie J. Young
  • Pesaro still slept, and it must have wanted some two hours or more to the dawn.

    The Shame of Motley Raphael Sabatini
  • He endeavored to rule wisely, made many improvements, and strengthened the castle of Pesaro.

    Lucretia Borgia Ferdinand Gregorovius
  • We left Rimini the next day, and stayed for breakfast at Pesaro.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  • Madonna Paola was well and still lived with her brother at the Palace of Pesaro.

    The Shame of Motley Raphael Sabatini
  • Among those who witnessed his entry into Pesaro was Pandolfo Collenuccio.

    Lucretia Borgia Ferdinand Gregorovius
British Dictionary definitions for Pesaro

Pesaro

/Italian ˈpeːzaro/
noun
1.
a port and resort in E central Italy, in the Marches on the Adriatic. Pop: 91 086 (2001) Ancient name Pisaurum (pɪˈsaʊrəm)
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