Tartuffe


Tartuffe
/tahr toof", -toohf"/; Fr. /tannrdd tyuuf"/, n., pl. Tartuffes /-toofs", -toohfs"/; Fr. /-tyuuf"/ for 2.
1. (italics) a comedy (1664-69) by Molière.
2. Also, Tartufe. (often l.c.) a hypocritical pretender to piety.

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  • Tartuffe — ou l Imposteur Le Tartuffe Auteur Molière Genre comédie Pays d origine France Éditeur Shaynez Date de la 1re représentation …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tartuffe — pretender to piety, 1670s, from name of principal character in comedy by Molière (1664), apparently from O.Fr. tartuffe truffle, chosen for suggestion of concealment (Tartuffe is a religious hypocrite) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Tartüffe — (franz. Tartuffe, später auch Tartufe), Name der Hauptperson in Molières gleichnamigem Lustspiel; danach verallgemeinert soviel wie scheinheiliger Schurke; Tartüfferie, Scheinheiligkeit, Heuchelei. Das Wort T. findet sich zuerst in den Briefen… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Tartuffe — Tar*tuffe , Tartufe Tar*tufe , n. [F. tartufe.] A hypocritical devotee. See the Dictionary of Noted Names in Fiction. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tartuffe — er et fremmedord for en hykler eller hældøre …   Danske encyklopædi

  • Tartuffe — (izg. tartȉf) m DEFINICIJA 1. knjiž. junak Molièreove istoimene komedije; iza lažne pobožnosti krije se oličenje himbe, prijetvornosti i licemjerja 2. (tartif) pren. neiskren čovjek; hipokrit, licemjer …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Tartuffe — [tär toof′; ] Fr [ tȧr tüf′] n. [Fr < It Tartufo, lit., a truffle] 1. the title hero, a religious hypocrite, of a satirical comedy (1664 69) by Molière 2. [t ] a hypocrite …   English World dictionary

  • Tartuffe — For the film of the same name, see Tartuffe (film) Tartuffe 19th century costume design Written by Molière …   Wikipedia

  • Tartuffe — Daten des Dramas Titel: Der Tartuffe oder Der Betrüger Originaltitel: Le Tartuffe ou L Imposteur Gattung: Komödie Originalsprache: Französisch Autor …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • tartuffe — tartufe ou tartuffe [ tartyf ] n. m. et adj. • 1665; de Tartufo, personnage de la comédie italienne, it. tartufo « truffe », repris par Molière en 1664 ♦ Vieilli Faux dévot. ⇒ bigot, cagot. ♢ Mod. Personne hypocrite. ⇒ hypocrite. « il s y entend… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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