How To Spell Reve?

Correct spelling: Reve

What is the definition of Reve?

  1. To reave.

Google Ngram Viewer results for Reve:

This graph shows how "Reve" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for Reve?

  1. To- day what talk we had ran on flowers for a time, when Mr. Chance, awkwardly and out- of- placedly, asked me how I liked the Reve d'or rose. – How to Cook Husbands by Elizabeth Strong Worthington
  2. That the same man should enjoy the coarse humour of the Friar and the Reve and yet treat womanhood and childhood with such tender reverence, is one of the mysteries of human nature. – Chaucer and His Times by Grace E. Hadow
  3. The first gunpowder manufactory seems to have been established at Rotherhithe, where Henry Reve had a mill in 1554. We were then getting a considerable quantity of our gunpowder from abroad, and that was a state of affairs which continued till the coming of the Armada. – Highways and Byways in Surrey by Eric Parker
  4. Ils se sont endormis, le coeur rempli d'espoirs, Dans un reve d'amour et de concorde humaine! – Native-Life-in-South-Africa by Plaatje, Sol (Solomon Tshekisho)