Nineteen Eighty Four


Nineteen Eighty Four
UK / US
a society in which the government controls everything, even people's behaviour

Etymology:
From Nineteen Eighty Four, a novel written by the British writer George Orwell about a society in which the government watches every detail of people's lives.

English dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Nineteen Eighty Four — UK US Etymology From Nineteen Eighty Four , a novel written by the British writer George Orwell about a society in which the government watches every detail of people’s lives. a society in which the government controls everything, even people’s… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nineteen Eighty-Four — [Nineteen Eighty Four] a novel about the future, written in 1948 by George Orwell. The main character, Winston Smith, dares to think his own thoughts and fall in love in a society ruled by ‘the Party’, which tells everyone what they must think… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nineteen Eighty Four — Nineteen ,Eighty Four a society in which the government controls everything, even people s behavior …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Nineteen Eighty-Four — This article is about the Orwell novel. For other uses, see 1984 (disambiguation). Nineteen Eighty Four   …   Wikipedia

  • Nineteen Eighty-Four — Dieser Artikel oder Abschnitt bedarf einer Überarbeitung. Näheres ist auf der Diskussionsseite angegeben. Hilf mit, ihn zu verbessern, und entferne anschließend diese Markierung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nineteen Eighty-Four — 1984 (roman) Pour les articles homonymes, voir 1984 (homonymie). 1984 Auteur George Orwell Genre Roman Version original …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Nineteen Eighty-Four — …   Википедия

  • Nineteen Eighty-Four — a novel about the future, written in 1948 by George Orwell. The main character, Winston Smith, dares to think his own thoughts and fall in love in a society ruled by ‘the Party’, which tells everyone what they must think and do. The Party is led… …   Universalium

  • nineteen eighty-four — noun The year 1984 …   Wiktionary

  • Nineteen Eighty-Four (film) — Nineteen Eighty Four Theatrical release poster Directed by Michael Radford Produced by …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.