Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples
IPA transcription: [k'oʊlbɚt]
meaning of the word
butter creamed with parsley and tarragon and beef extract
Colbert reappeared beneath the curtains.
"In the first place, they commit the wrong of dying, Colbert."
"To inherit, yes, Colbert, yes; he is anxious for my death, in order to inherit.
"I felt assured that in consulting you, Colbert, I should have good advice," replied Mazarin, greatly delighted.
Colbert resumed his place at Mazarin's pillow at the first interval of pain, and persuaded him to dictate a donation thus conceived.
"Ah," replied Colbert, "that is because your eminence, absorbed as you are by your disease, entirely loses sight of the character of Louis XIV."
The cardinal sighed heavily as he signed this; Colbert sealed the packet, and carried it immediately to the Louvre, whither the king had returned.
Colbert was, without doubt, very much affected, for he quitted the chamber, calling Bernouin to attend to the dying man, and went into the corridor.