cherub : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a sweet innocent baby
- n an angel of the second order whose gift is knowledge; usually portrayed as a winged child
- And you know, that little cherub he had golden ringlets and big blue eyeslaunched forth with a story that went on and on.
- Neil MacGregor, the cherub-faced director of the British Museum, uses a more refined arsenal: cultural relics and priceless artifacts.
- And Thompson's angel is no cherub but a winged Old Testament monster of sexual heat and arrogance who proclaims, "My wrath is as fearsome as my countenance is splendid!".
News & Articles
- Awww, So Cute! Cabbage Patch-Style Wigs
Everyone remembers Cabbage Patch Dolls. They were those cherub-faced dolls that had yarn hair. A fan of those dolls is making and selling wigs to look exactly like the toy!They come in all shapes, sizes
June 19, 2013 - FOX 29 Philadelphia
- John Pinette in San Jose Mercury News
In those days (early years in international cricket) Tendulkar was a tousle-haired cherub prepared to stand his ground against all comers, including Wasim Akram [ Images ] and the most menacing of the Australians, Merv Hughes. Now he is a... Peter Roebuck http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Roebuck&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGGnq3fJJ1BLO_vjER-BhmjnXnNRA Rediff http://www.google.com/url?q=http://cricket.rediff.com/report/2009/nov/14/roebuck-on-tendulkar-after-20-years.htm&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHCJNJkIwuoXraS9xb75uxXcii-WQ Nov 14, 2009
17125 23808 cherub When asked to describe his stand-up, John Pinette said, I talk about my life, it is the funniest thing I can think of. For some reason, people enjoy seeing me lose my cherub like demeanor".
- Friedrich Schiller in Asia Times Online
Lust was given to the worm, while the cherub stands before God,wrote Friedrich Schiller in a line emphasized by Beethoven in the finale of the 9th Symphony.