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ˈdɔr ɪs, ˈdoʊr-, ˈdɒr-doris

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Dorisnoun

    (Greek mythology) wife of Nereus and mother of the Nereids

  2. Dorisnoun

    a small region of ancient Greece where the Doric dialect was spoken

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dorisnoun

    a genus of nudibranchiate mollusks having a wreath of branchiae on the back

    Etymology: [L. Doris, the daughter of Oceanus, and wife of Nereus, Gr. .]

Freebase

  1. Doris

    Doris is a "comedy opera" in three acts by Alfred Cellier, with a libretto by B. C. Stephenson. After the phenomenal success of Cellier and Stephenson's Dorothy, the pair were hoping for another big hit. Doris turned out to be only modestly successful. It opened at the Lyric Theatre in London on 20 April 1889 and ran for 202 performances. It starred Arthur Williams, Ben Davies, Alice Barnett, Hayden Coffin, Furneaux Cook and John Le Hay. The New York Times review stated: Another critic concluded, "The libretto of Doris is so feeble that I misdoubt even Cellier's music, the splendid mounting of the piece, and the interesting Elizabethan processions pulling it through. What judicious compression and unscrupulous 'gagging' may accomplish one cannot, of course, venture to prophesy. I understood that at the end of Dorothy's run very little if any of the original dialogue remained. It had been improved out of recognition. Still, both Dorothy and Falka rejoiced in plain straightforward stories everyone could understand. The difficulty is to make head or tail of Doris."

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Doris

    a small mountainous country of ancient Greece, S. of Thessaly, and embracing the valley of the Pindus.

  2. Doris

    the wife of Nereus, and mother of the Nereids.

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Mythology

  1. Doris

    (Do′ris) was daughter of Oceanus, and sister of Nereus, two of the marine deities. From these two sisters sprang the several tribes of water nymphs.

Anagrams for doris »

  1. DOSRI

  2. roids

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of doris in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of doris in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of doris in a Sentence

  1. Bill Cassara:

    No one would ever talk about the Manson murders in front of Terry, terry was a very paranoid person. He did not like to be around crowds. He certainly didn’t like being recognized. If there was an event for Doris, he always went through the proper channels to hire seven deputies and a sergeant to provide security. Hewould tell us, ‘I want you guys to be in every shot taken of Doris.’ I remember for one event, he asked me to escort her for a luncheon because public events just made him very uncomfortable.

  2. Arthur Caplan:

    Doris Tyler ended up having a crowdfunding campaign, went to a clinic in Georgia, and then ended up being blinded by the so-called stem cell procedure there.

  3. Leigh Turner:

    There's Doris Tyler, Doris Tyler, for example, Arthur Caplan can still find Doris Tyler crowdfunding site online where Doris Tyler was seeking stem cell treatment for vision loss, doris Tyler ended up having a crowdfunding campaign, went to a clinic in Georgia, and then ended up being blinded by the so-called stem cell procedure there.

  4. Bill Cassara:

    When you got to know Terry, you could tell he had an interest in helping others and appreciated law enforcement, as for Doris, she was warm, gracious and just incredibly charming. I think they found peace here. The Carmel community was small enough that they could come and go as they pleased without being noticed.

  5. Bill Cassara:

    Would you believe the person who wrote that letter was kind enough to put his name and return address? it was somewhere in Northern California. And my contact told me the guy was a wheelchair-bound paraplegic. The deputy assured me they were going to this guy’s house and make sure it would never happen again. Doris and Terry were a bit relieved but it certainly brought up those fears. Those fears certainly never left Terry.

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