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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Cannesnoun

    a port and resort city on the French Riviera; site of an annual film festival


  1. Cannesnoun

    A city in the south-east of France


  1. Cannes

    Cannes ( KAN, KAHN, French: [kan] (listen), locally [ˈkanə]; Occitan: Canas) is a city located on the French Riviera. It is a commune located in the Alpes-Maritimes department, and host city of the annual Cannes Film Festival, Midem, and Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. The city is known for its association with the rich and famous, its luxury hotels and restaurants, and for several conferences.


  1. cannes

    Cannes is a city located on the French Riviera in southern France. It is known internationally for hosting the annual Cannes Film Festival which attracts high-profile movie stars and filmmakers from around the world. The city is also famous for its luxury hotels, restaurants, shops and the beautiful sandy beaches.


  1. Cannes

    Cannes is a city located in the French Riviera. It is a busy tourist destination and host of the annual Cannes Film Festival and Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival. It is a commune of France located in the Alpes-Maritimes department. The city is also famous for its luxury shops, restaurants, and hotels. On 3 November 2011 it played host to the G20 organisation of industrialised nations.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Cannes

    a French watering-place and health resort on the Mediterranean, in the SE. of France, where Napoleon landed on his return from Elba.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cannes in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cannes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Cannes in a Sentence

  1. Evgenia Quaid:

    Randy can't take a film job, he had to turn down the Cannes Film Festival last year. We can't proceed with our life.

  2. Coen brothers:

    Cannes is a festival that has been important to us since the very beginning of our career. Presiding over the Jury is a special honor, since we have never heretofore been president of anything.

  3. Del Toro:

    It feels like a responsibility that I take very seriously, because Cannes started my life filmically when 'Chronos' won the Critics Week.

  4. Van Sant:

    I remember... there was some kind of fight after Elephant's screening, there was a fisticuffs about whether it was good or bad, they were punching each other and that was at Cannes.

  5. Spike Lee:

    To me the Cannes Film Festival( besides being the most important film festival in the world -- no disrespect to anybody) has had a great impact on my film career, you could easily say Cannes changed the trajectory of who I became in world cinema.

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