brest brest  /b ˈrɛst/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a port city in northwestern France (in Brittany); the chief naval station of France

News

  1. Togo soccer players refuse qualifier in Libya

    LOME, TOGO (AP) - Togo players are refusing to play a World Cup qualifier in Libya after recent violence there led FIFA to move Friday's game from Benghazi to the capital, Tripoli. Alexis Romao of Marseille and Jonathan Ayite of Brest flew back to France from Togo, citing security worries for ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Washington Times

  2. Togo footballers refuse to play qualifier in Libya

    LOME, TOGO (AP) - Togo players are refusing to play a World Cup qualifier in Libya after recent violence there led FIFA to move Friday's game from Benghazi to the capital, Tripoli. Alexis Romao of Marseille and Jonathan Ayite of Brest flew back to France from Togo, citing security worries for ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Washington Times

Quotes

  1. "Yes, we're gonna do, hopefully, a sequel. The script is pretty good. I don't think [Martin Brest] would direct it-- we're figuring that out now," said De Niro before revealing, "It's [Mardukas'] kid."
    on Apr 21, 2010 By: Robert De Niro Source: UGO

  2. In his last election debate with Pat Buchanan, the candidate of the isolationist America First Party, Peters said: "I have no difficulty imagining a scenario in which US Navy ships are at anchor and US Marines have gone ashore at Brest, Bremerhaven...
    on Nov 30, 2006 By: Ralph Peters Source: Pajamas Media (blog)

  3. "We decided to come to Brest, we have not been here for a while," noted Tour de France Director Christian Prudhomme at the start this morning. "No prologue and it is not really a sprinters stage [today], it finishes with a climb up to the...
    on Jul 5, 2008 By: Christian Prudhomme Source: BikeRadar.com

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