doge doge  /ˈdoʊdʒ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) formerly the chief magistrate in the republics of Venice and Genoa

Usage(s):

  1. When you visit his firm's vast London offices you understand what it must have been like to await an audience with the doge in 16th century Venice.
  2. Next morning she published some ludicrous exchangeswhich Bernstein deniesbetween the field marshal of the pig-baiters and the aesthetic doge of the Upper East Side.
  3. Once in Venice the rich young pixies were visited by an old family friend, dressed him up as a doge and danced around him to celebrate his birthday.

News

  • Veterans representative in Pratt

    Vincent Scott Dorsey, veterans service representative of the Kansas Commission on Veterans Affairs, Fort Doge, will be in Pratt from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, to assist veterans, their dependents or survivors with questions concerning benefits.
    on August 27, 2013     Source: The Pratt Tribune

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