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bourguignon

[boo r-geen-yuhn; French boor-gee-nyawn]
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noun French Cookery.
  1. Burgundy(def 5).

Origin of bourguignon

From French, dating back to 1915–20, masculine adj.: of Burgundy
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Examples from the Web for bourguignon

Historical Examples

  • Was that lousy Bourguignon going to stop them from having a drink?

    L'Assommoir

    Emile Zola

  • It was too absurd; he would go to Bourguignon's on the morrow.

    L'Assommoir

    Emile Zola

  • Bourguignon's affair is still in everybody's mouth in that quarter.

    The Regent's Daughter

    Alexandre Dumas (Pere)

  • Thus, in the mouse are found Sarcoptes notoedre, Bourguignon, var.

    Parasites

    T. Spencer Cobbold

  • My brother's picture was exposed there; it was a battle piece in the style of Bourguignon.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete

    Jacques Casanova de Seingalt