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envoy
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

4 uses
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Definition
a representative sent on a mission — often representing a government
  • ...the usher announced, in a sonorous voice, "Messieurs the Envoys of Monsieur the Duke of Austria."
    1.1.3 — Vol 1 Bk 1 Chpt 3 — Monsieur the Cardinal (81% in)
envoys = representatives sent on a mission
  • All eyes turned to the estrade reserved for the Flemish envoys.
    1.1.1 — Vol 1 Bk 1 Chpt 1 — The Grand Hall (87% in)
  • envoys = representatives sent on a mission
  • This hope was speedily dispelled like his other illusions; silence had indeed, been restored in the audience, after a fashion; but Gringoire had not observed that at the moment when the cardinal gave the order to continue, the gallery was far from full, and that after the Flemish envoys there had arrived new personages forming part of the cortege, whose names and ranks, shouted out in the midst of his dialogue by the intermittent cry of the usher, produced considerable ravages in it.
    1.1.4 — Vol 1 Bk 1 Chpt 4 — Master Jacques Coppenole (67% in)
  • envoys = representatives sent on a mission
  • At some distance behind them, two men dressed in garments of Flemish style were conversing, who were not sufficiently lost in the shadow to prevent any one who had been present at the performance of Gringoire's mystery from recognizing in them two of the principal Flemish envoys, Guillaume Rym, the sagacious pensioner of Ghent, and Jacques Coppenole, the popular hosier.
    2.10.5 — Vol 2 Bk 10 Chpt 5 — The Retreat in which.... (10% in)
envoys = representatives sent on a mission
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