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synonyms for conte

  • adventure
  • anecdote
  • article
  • autobiography
  • biography
  • book
  • comedy
  • description
  • drama
  • fable
  • fantasy
  • feature
  • fiction
  • history
  • information
  • legend
  • memoir
  • myth
  • narrative
  • novel
  • record
  • report
  • tale
  • tragedy
  • version
  • allegory
  • apologue
  • beat
  • chronicle
  • cliffhanger
  • epic
  • folktale
  • gag
  • narration
  • nonfiction
  • parable
  • potboiler
  • recital
  • relation
  • romance
  • saga
  • scoop
  • sequel
  • serial
  • spiel
  • yarn
  • fairy tale
  • long and short of it
  • news item
  • old saw
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How to use conte in a sentence

We believe it all happened—we know that it must have happened, for our faith in the Sieur de Conte never for an instant wavers.
MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
The Conte, or tale in verse, needs no description, and the nature of the Pastourelle also is self-evident.
THE HISTORY OF CHIVALRYG. P. R. JAMES
It was named and described by Le Conte in 1853 and has been generally recognized as a distinct species by later botanists.
THE GRAPES OF NEW YORKU. P. HEDRICK
This was a gentleman, once a great favorite of M. le Conte, and in whom I myself was not a little interested.
AN ENGLISH GRAMMARW. M. BASKERVILL AND J. W. SEWELL
Signor Conte, I have heard of levellers, but I have never seen one: all are disposed to level down, but nobody to level up.
IMAGINARY CONVERSATIONS AND POEMSWALTER SAVAGE LANDOR
Be contented, Signor Conte, with the glory of our first great dramatist, and neglect altogether any inferior one.
IMAGINARY CONVERSATIONS AND POEMSWALTER SAVAGE LANDOR
Manri´co is supposed to be her son, but is in reality the son of Garzia (brother of the conte di Luna).
CHARACTER SKETCHES OF ROMANCE, FICTION AND THE DRAMA, VOL 1THE REV. E. COBHAM BREWER, LL.D.
Another print of it, of the same size, has been engraven from the drawing by Conte de Caylus.
A TREATISE ON PAINTINGLEONARDO DA VINCI
Yes, it was a fine rose, the Conte said proudly when they praised it, and he would tell the Signora about it.
TRIVIALOGAN PEARSALL SMITH
Professor Le Conte has adduced the fossil snails of Steinheim as serving to corroborate the theory of physiological selection.
DARWIN, AND AFTER DARWIN (VOL 3 OF 3)GEORGE JOHN ROMANES
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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