What does the word marseillaise mean?

Usage examples for marseillaise

  1. And one day when a socialist speaker struck town the whole college turned out in parade, waving red sweaters and firing " bombs" and roaring a wordless Marseillaise! – The Harbor by Ernest Poole
  2. I will sing you the Marseillaise! – Dross by Henry Seton Merriman
  3. Then the President and Senate struck up " Yankee Doodle" as loudly as they could, whilst the Congress shouted the virile " Marseillaise." – The Moon-Voyage by Jules Verne