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[doh-vil; French doh-veel] /ˈdoʊ vɪl; French doʊˈvil/
a coastal resort in NW France, S of Le Havre. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • He was fearfully sorry not to have seen his colt run at Deauville.

    Under Cover Roi Cooper Megrue
  • Then she cited examples: one off to the Vosges, another at Arcachon, yet another at Deauville.

  • I quite see that it wouldn't do for a Deauville bathing photo.

    The Smuggler's Cave

    George A. Birmingham
  • She spent the autumn in Paris, and during the summer she was at Deauville.

    Mademoiselle of Monte Carlo William Le Queux
  • After Deauville the seaside resort most patronised by the opulent is tretat.

    France Gordon Cochrane Home
  • Go to Dinard and Deauville, by all means, and look into this thing thoroughly.

    Jason Justus Miles Forman
  • At Trouville, Deauville, and Dieppe, 10 or 12 francs is considered 'moderate.'

    Normandy Picturesque

    Henry Blackburn
  • Perhaps, instead of races or club events, a garden party at one of the Deauville villas claims the fashionables.

    In Vanity Fair

    Eleanor Hoyt Brainerd
British Dictionary definitions for Deauville


/ˈdəʊviːl; French dovil/
a town and resort in NW France: casino Pop: 4364 (1999)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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