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n. - French dramatist and poet whose play immortalized Cyrano de Bergerac (1868-1918).

Usage examples (40)
  • Quotations from Rostand, Cyrano's creator, come thick and fast.
  • Rostand, Edmond Cyrano de Bergerac Haven't read it.
  • Shakespeare, Rostand, and Barrie have both, and are naturally therefore great dramatists.
  • Amid all this confusion Rostand alone remained cool and seemed unconscious of his victory. for more
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