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Oscar Wilde

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Oscar Wilde Irish writer and wit (1854-1900)
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Usage

In literature:

THE WORKS OF OSCAR WILDE.
"Werwolves" by Elliott O'Donnell
Or Oscar Wilde, or Punch, or the Missionary Herald, or The New York Sun, or the Christian Science Monitor?
"Something Else Again" by Franklin P. Adams
Oscar Wilde is a bit played out by now.
"Years of Plenty" by Ivor Brown
Oscar Wilde: Readings from Lady Windermere's Fan, and The Importance of Being Earnest.
"Woman's Club Work and Programs" by Caroline French Benton
Translated by Lord Alfred Douglas from the French of Oscar Wilde.
"Aubrey Beardsley" by Robert Ross
Wilde, Oscar, 126, 156.
"A Critical History of Greek Philosophy" by W. T. Stace
He said, 'Yes, I am Oscar Wilde,' and the manager said he must not stay.
"The Trembling of the Veil" by William Butler Yeats
It overturned all his ideas of her to have her quoting Oscar Wilde at him.
"Cinderella Jane" by Marjorie Benton Cooke
It has been reserved for Mr. Oscar Wilde to make it dull and nasty.
"Oscar Wilde: Art and Morality"
On the night that Oscar Otwell resigned his worldly career, there beat one heart in Dunraven Hall with wild emotion.
"Irene Iddesleigh" by Amanda McKittrick Ros
Some of Oscar Wilde's biographers are persons who had only a nodding acquaintance with him, and others had no acquaintance at all.
"The Oyster" by A Peer
Wilde, Oscar, on the photographs of relations, 115.
"How to be Happy Though Married" by Edward John Hardy
On May 29, 1884, Oscar Wilde was married to Constance Mary Lloyd, the daughter of a Dublin barrister.
"Oscar Wilde" by Arthur Ransome
I'm sending you a copy of "The Papyrus," with his "rehabilitation" of the odious Oscar Wilde.
"The Letters of Ambrose Bierce" by Ambrose Bierce
We went by invitation to his box, where were Lady Wilde and Mrs. Oscar.
"Julia Ward Howe" by Laura E. Richards
Oscar Wilde was more than a clever and original thinker.
"The Trial of Oscar Wilde" by Anonymous
The staler art of Oscar Wilde gives the individual of Mallock petrified into a rather unpleasant type.
"Unicorns" by James Huneker
It's like Oscar Wilde's Sunflower.
"The Journal of a Disappointed Man" by Wilhelm Nero Pilate Barbellion
The poem by Oscar Wilde, was founded on an incident recorded in the New Testament.
"A Short History of English Music" by Ernest Ford
Well, Oscar Wilde is dead, and not here to speak for himself; and I am living still.
"Arguments before the Committee on Patents of the House of Representatives, conjointly with the Senate Committee on Patents, on H.R. 19853, to amend and consolidate the acts respecting copyright" by United States Committee on Patents
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In news:

Life renews, and so does Oscar Wilde .
Walling Off Oscar Wilde 's Tomb From Admirers' Kisses.
Oscar Wilde 's grave saved from fans' loving kisses.
Oscar Wilde Visits Jersey Shore.
When 'Jersey Shore' Meets Oscar Wilde .
Three Trials of Oscar Wilde .
Theatre Q recalls the scandal supreme of Oscar Wilde 's days in court.
Why, there's Oscar Wilde again, looking ever so sleek.
Oscar Wilde's comedy of manners gets a mob makeover.
"Truth," said Oscar Wilde, "is independent of facts always, inventing or selecting them at pleasure.
Rupert Everett makes his directorial debut with The Happy Prince, a biopic about Oscar Wilde, in which Everett will also star as the writing genius.
"The only thing worse than being talked about is not being talked about," according to Oscar Wilde.
Oscar Wilde is on trial and you are a juror.
9 Oscar Wilde St, Virgilio Vemilio Castelar.
Oscar Wilde 9 may be one of the most flavorful restaurants in Mexico City.
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