Definition of Sade, Comte de in English:

Sade, Comte de

proper noun

  • (1740–1814), French writer and soldier; born Donatien Alphonse François de Sade; known as the Marquis de Sade. His career as a cavalry officer was interrupted by periods of imprisonment for cruelty and debauchery.

Pronunciation:

Sade, Comte de

/säd/