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Loti

[law-tee] /lɔˈti/
noun
1.
Pierre
[pyer] /pyɛr/ (Show IPA),
(Louis Marie Julien Viaud) 1850–1923, French novelist.
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  • Distinguished though his naval activities have been, it is as a man of letters that pierre loti is known to the world.

  • Taunay, too, has been likened to pierre loti for his exotic flavor.

    Brazilian Tales Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
  • Since he has become an Immortal the literary activity of pierre loti has somewhat declined.

    An Iceland Fisherman Pierre Loti
  • It is recognized, however, that pierre loti is a poet in his books of travel.

    The Literature of Ecstasy Albert Mordell
  • That he was dead the Russian could not possibly know or he would have visited pierre loti.

    The Weight of the Crown Fred M. White
  • At his best pierre loti was unquestionably the finest descriptive writer of the day.

  • Suddenly it occurred to him that he had been told by Peretori's cablegram to ask for the hut of pierre loti.

    The Weight of the Crown Fred M. White
  • Suffice it to say that pierre loti has been always the nom de plume of M. Viaud.

  • pierre loti has written of Ypres as he saw it not long ago, and it gives us a vivid glimpse of the city in war times.

    The Spell of Belgium Isabel Anderson
  • The description which pierre loti has given us of these fans is so charming that we cannot refrain from quoting it.

    History of the Fan George Woolliscroft Rhead
British Dictionary definitions for pierre loti

loti

/ˈləʊtɪ; ˈluːtɪ/
noun (pl) maloti (məˈləʊtɪ; -ˈluːtɪ)
1.
the standard monetary unit of Lesotho, divided into 100 lisente
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