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Unamuno

[oo-nuh-moo-noh; Spanish oo-nah-moo-naw] /ˌu nəˈmu noʊ; Spanish ˌu nɑˈmu nɔ/
noun
1.
Miguel de
[mee-gel de] /miˈgɛl dɛ/ (Show IPA),
1864–1936, Spanish philosopher, poet, novelist, and essayist.
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  • This searching within, Unamuno has undertaken with a sincerity, a fearlessness which cannot be excelled.

    Tragic Sense Of Life Miguel de Unamuno
  • It was Unamuno himself who once said that the Basque is the alkaloid of the Spaniard.

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  • Yet, for all his disregard of the modern resources which it adds to the poetic craft, Unamuno loses none of his modernity.

    Tragic Sense Of Life Miguel de Unamuno
  • And it is on a religious basis that Unamuno founds his individualism.

    Tragic Sense Of Life Miguel de Unamuno
  • Unamuno is therefore not unlike Wordsworth in the insufficiency of his sense of form.

    Tragic Sense Of Life Miguel de Unamuno
  • The feeling of the awareness of one's own personality has seldom been more forcibly expressed than by Unamuno.

    Tragic Sense Of Life Miguel de Unamuno
  • Unamuno is our Dostoievsky, but painfully aware of the strength of the other side within him, and full of misgivings.

    Tragic Sense Of Life Miguel de Unamuno
  • Unamuno, as a creator, has none of the failings of those artists who have never felt deeply.

    Tragic Sense Of Life Miguel de Unamuno
  • Like him, Unamuno is an essentially purposeful and utilitarian mind.

    Tragic Sense Of Life Miguel de Unamuno
  • The predominance of the masculine element—strength without grace—is as typical of Unamuno as it is of Wordsworth.

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British Dictionary definitions for Unamuno

Unamuno

/Spanish unaˈmuno/
noun
1.
Miguel de (miˈɣɛl de). 1864–1936, Spanish philosopher and writer
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