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[mer-see] /mɛrˈsi/
interjection, French.
thank you. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • merci, as he fell back, had caused a rumour to be spread that he was making for the Danube.

    Won by the Sword G.A. Henty
  • You must indeed have been sorely pressed, having merci's whole force to contend with.

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  • merci had, as usual, chosen his position with great judgment.

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  • merci on his part brought forward his main body to the village.

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  • It is nothing but morals and gin; but, Dieu merci, they have not been at the theatre.

  • He went in and gave her an answer, for which he received a most earnest "merci beaucoup."

  • merci,” he mumbled, using the French word for expressing thanks.

  • Natalya looked at him with friendly encouragement, and again said 'merci!'

    Rudin Ivan Turgenev

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