What does the word Carmagnole mean?

Usage examples for Carmagnole

  1. The first crash of the orchestra launches us into " La Carmagnole," whose melody provides the thematic orchestral substratum for nearly the entire first scene. – A Second Book of Operas by Henry Edward Krehbiel
  2. He was thinking out a design,- for a sansculotte, in red cap and carmagnole, who was to supersede the discredited knave of spades in his pack of cards. – The Gods are Athirst by Anatole France
  3. But, in truth, the tree was too lofty to have a red cap placed on its top, or a carmagnole danced beneath it. – The Prose Writings of Heinrich Heine by Heinrich Heine