napoleon : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n French general who became emperor of the French (1769-1821)
- n a rectangular piece of pastry with thin flaky layers and filled with custard cream
- n a card game similar to whist; usually played for stakes
News & Articles
- City of Napoleon, local charity help residents pay bills
Each month, dozens of people in Napoleon have their power shut off after being unable to pay their bills. Now, there's a new effort to keep that from happening.
June 21, 2013 - Toledo News Now
- Summer Basketball: Napoleon stands tall with 22 points for ALS Association
Nicolette Napoleon scored 22 points to lead ALS Association past GRM Management, 53-52, in Billy Lake Memorial senior league action Tuesday. Sam Sacchetta scored 24 points for GRM.
June 19, 2013 - Delaware County Daily Times
- This week in history: Napoleon defeated at Waterloo
On June 18, 1815, Napoleon Bonaparte attacked the British/Dutch/German army of the Duke of Wellington at Waterloo, Belgium....
June 19, 2013 - Deseret News
- Pat Robertson in Politics Daily (blog)
Something happened a long time ago in Haiti,Robertson said. "People might not want to talk about it. They were under the heel of the French, uh, you know, Napoleon the third and whatever . . . and they got together and swore a pact to the...
- Megan Fox in Times of India
I really wish I could go loose on this one, he's like Napoleon and he wants to create this insane, infamous mad-man reputation. He wants to be like Hitler on his sets, and he is. So he's a nightmare to work for,Fox said.
- Ben Kingsley in San Jose Mercury News
I worry about CGI when it tries to replace the actor's human experience,Kingsley said. "If I was to play Napoleon and they said, 'Don't worry, we're going to CGI your army behind you', I'd say 'No you won't.'"