Goldoni [gawl-doh-nee; Italian gawl-daw-nee] Examples noun
- Car·lo [kahr-loh; Italian kahr-law] /ˈkɑr loʊ; Italian ˈkɑr lɔ/, 1707–93, Italian dramatist.
Related formsGol·do·ni·an, adjective Examples from the Web for goldoni Historical Examples of goldoni
Passages from Goldoni’s and Casanova’s Memoirs occur to our memory.
John Addington Symonds
Galileo, Galvani, and Farini were physicians, and Goldoni a lawyer.
Of all the Italian authors, the one I delighted in the most was Goldoni.
But in the lanes and alleys of Venice I found Goldoni everywhere.
Goldoni was the child of Italy and of the eighteenth century.
British Dictionary definitions for goldoni Goldoni noun
- Carlo (ˈkarlo). 1707–93, Italian dramatist; author of over 250 plays in Italian or French, including La Locandiera (1753). His work introduced realistic Italian comedy, superseding the commedia dell’arte