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1) idyll. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...or event of a simple and tranquil nature. 3a. A carefree episode or experience: a summer idyll on the coast of France. b. A romantic interlude. Latin dyllium, from...

2) idle, idol, idyll. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...a god or an object or person the subject of adulation, and the adjective idle. 1 An idyll (sometimes spelled idyl) is either a flawless, carefree, romantic interlude...

3) 23. Idyll. Sassoon, Siegfried. 1920. Picture-Show
...With day-break and the morning hills behind you. There will be rain-wet roses; stir of wings; And down the wood a thrush that wakes and sings. Not from the past you...

4) Guin'evere (3 syl.). Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...Tennyson s Idyll represents her as loving Sir Lancelot; but one day, when they were bidding farewell, Modred tracked them, "and brought his creatures to the basement...

5) Cento. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...Poetry made up of lines borrowed from established authors. Auso nius has a nuptial idyll composed from verses selected from Virgil. (Latin, cento, patchwork.) 1 The...

6) idyllic. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1. Of or having the nature of an idyll. 2. Simple and carefree: an idyllic vacation in a seashore cottage. i·dylli·cal·ly -ADVERB...

7) Brewer, E. Cobham. Dictionary of Phrase & Fable. Gissing, Algernon
...in the Morning (1888); Both of this Parish (1889); A Village Hampden (1890); A Moorland Idyll (1891); A Masquerader (1892); At Society s Expense (1893); Between Two...

8) Raabe, Wilhelm. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...was Jakob Corvinus. At 23 he began to write novels and tales of village life; the charming idyll Die Chronik der Sperlingsgasse (1857) first brought him acclaim....

9) §16. Alexander Geddes. XIV. Scottish Popular Poetry before Burns. Vol. 9. From Steele and Addison to Pope and Swift. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 1907–21
...priest—who contributed a Scots translation of the first eclogue of Vergil and the first idyll of Theocritus to the transactions of the Scottish Society of Antiquaries...

10) 597. Poetry. Mawson, C.O. Sylvester. 1922. Roget s International Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases
...from off the altar. POEM; epic, epic poem; epopee or epop ia, epos, ode, epode, idyl or idyll, lyric, eclogue, pastoral, bucolic, georgic, dithyramb or dithyrambus,...

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