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Rivo

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • interj Rivo rī′vō (Shak.) a drinking cry.
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Usage

In literature:

No biographer informs us how long the Penitents remained at Rivo-Torto.
"Life of St. Francis of Assisi" by Paul Sabatier
Claudite jam rivos, pueri.
"An Eagle Flight" by José Rizal
Rivo, an exclamation, 530.
"Folk-lore of Shakespeare" by Thomas Firminger Thiselton-Dyer
First "an"; then stop a little; "tanana," same values as traveller; and finally "rivo.
"Jamaican Song and Story" by Walter Jekyll
The oldest part of Venice lies across the Rialto bridge, on the island of Rivo Alto, where the fish and vegetable markets now are.
"Cathedral Cities of Italy" by William Wiehe Collins
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In poetry:

Tu sol mi ascolti, o solitario rivo,
Ove ogni notte amor seco mi mena,
Qui affido il pianto e i miei danni descrivo,
Qui tutta verso del dolor la piena.
"Perché Taccia" by Ugo Foscolo

In news:

Sculpture of St Francis at Rivo Torto, near Assisi.
Shirley Rivo is an accomplished artist who has exhibited in major museums and has works of art as part of the permanent collections of corporations, museums and private collectors.
Rivo started painting as a child and has won numerous awards for her paintings and photography.
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc, (GMCR), in partnership with Luigi Lavazza SpA announce the introduction of the Keurig® Rivo™ Cappuccino and Latte System.
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