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Fr. ˈœ vrəoeu·vre

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  1. oeuvre, work, body of worknoun

    the total output of a writer or artist (or a substantial part of it)

    "he studied the entire Wagnerian oeuvre"; "Picasso's work can be divided into periods"


  1. oeuvrenoun

    A work of art.

  2. oeuvrenoun

    The complete body of an artist's work.

  3. Etymology: From œuvre, from the opus.


  1. oeuvre

    An oeuvre is the complete collection of works produced by an artist, writer, or composer throughout their career. This term is often used in the world of art and literature and not only includes the famous or well-known pieces, but all works including those that may not have gained as much recognition.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oeuvre in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oeuvre in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of oeuvre in a Sentence

  1. Van Gogh Museum:

    It is fantastic news that two drawings can now definitively be added to Van Gogh’s oeuvre.

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    of surpassing excellence
    • A. hatched
    • B. brilliant
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