[luh-kawst, -kost; French la-kawst]
- Re·né [ruh-ney; French ruh-ney] /rəˈneɪ; French rəˈneɪ/, 1905–1996, French tennis player.
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Examples from the Web for lacoste
"I heard everything about the child—white, black, who has been born, not yet born," Lacoste told The Daily Mail.Monaco Princess's Gilded Cage
July 2, 2011
Lacoste and Daquin, who commanded them, have deserved well of their country.'
Lacoste ardently desired a son and heir, and his wife appeared to be barren.
Lespere told him not to talk rubbish, in effect, but Lacoste was stubborn on his notion.
It seemed that Lacoste had a melancholy presentiment of the fate which was to be his.
Lacoste was no more avaricious than most, and it was untrue that he had denied her any necessaries.
Word Origin and History for lacoste
Paris-based high-end apparel company, founded 1933, named for René Lacoste (1904-1996), company co-founder.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper