Choiseul [French shwa-zœl] Examples noun
- an island in the W central Pacific Ocean: part of the independent Solomon Islands. 1500 sq. mi. (3885 sq. km).
Examples from the Web for choiseul Historical Examples of choiseul
Choiseul, their commander, pushed through the people and entered the shop.
The king of Spain gets rid of his Choiseul by sending him to me.
Etienne Leon Lamothe-Langon
Choiseul was not equal to the difficult part he had to perform.
John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
In later times, Choiseul and Calvert have opened some of them.
James Y. Simpson
The proposals were of a kind to suggest doubts as to Choiseul’s sincerity.
British Dictionary definitions for choiseul Choiseul 1 noun
- an island in the SW Pacific Ocean, in the Solomon Islands: hilly and densely forested. Area: 3885 sq km (1500 sq miles)
Choiseul 2 noun
- Étienne François (etjɛn frɑ̃swɑ), Duc de. 1719–85, French statesman; foreign minister (1758–70)