To better see all uses of the word
Cyrano de Bergerac
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
Used In
Cyrano de Bergerac
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Play Vocabulary

unspecified meaning
  • CYRANO: Paternal bounty, in a day, thou’rt sped!

  • There are no more uses of "paternal" in the play.

To see samples from other sources, click a word sense below:
as in: paternal grandmother Define
relating to a father; or characteristic of fathers
as in: paternal attitude Define
kindness and concern like that of a father -- sometimes implying that it is overly intrusive
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Play Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading