I would have laid myself down in one of the Indian lodges rather than have been de trop.
"Can't you see that you are de trop," I said sharply to her.
He had felt as if he were apart, even almost as if he were de trop.
And then Archie joined them: he would not be de trop there, he knew.
I hope I will not prove 'de trop' at this interview; if so, however, consider me yours to direct.
There are moments in girls' lives when even a father is de trop.
It is so disagreeable when they lean over and try to join in the conversation; and people never know when they are de trop.'
"Send me away if I am de trop," he said, clasping his plump hands.
"I am afraid I am de trop," he said, with the old nasty sneer upon his face.
I am going to my studio; I should have remembered that husbands are often de trop.