garbo garbo  /ˈɡɑr boʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States film actress (born in Sweden) known for her reclusiveness (1905-1990)

News

  • Side By Side By Sondheim at CLO Cabaret

    What a joy to hear these four singers perform material worthy of their considerable talents. by Ted Hoover Is it possible, as Greta Garbo famously said in Queen Christina, to "feel nostalgia for a place one has never seen"? There was once a form of entertainment known as "supper clubs," where you scarfed down choice vittles and chilled cocktails while singers sang songs as sophisticated as you ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Pittsburgh City Paper

Quotes

  1. "We're going to miss Garbo. He brings a lot to our team," Toronto coach Sam Mitchell said. "We just hope he has a speedy recovery and gets healthy is ready to play next year."
    on Mar 27, 2007 By: Sam Mitchell Source: ESPN

  2. "He came to tell me about himself," Robertson told the Herald. "I was impressed he had done an apprenticeship as a greenkeeper and done some garbo work. The thing that struck me was that he had done a trade and that the guy had had some...
    on Sep 12, 2008 By: John Robertson Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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