Oeuvre meaning

œvrə
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A work of art.
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The sum of the lifework of an artist, writer, or composer.
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The group consisting of all the works, usually of a lifetime, of a particular writer, artist, or composer.
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A work of art.
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The complete body of an artist's work.
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Origin of oeuvre

  • French œuvre from Old French uevre work from Latin opera from pl. of opus work opus

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French Å“uvre, from the Latin opus.

    From Wiktionary