affaire d'honneur

[ a-fer daw-nœr ]
/ a fɛr dɔˈnœr /

noun, plural af·faires d'hon·neur [a-fer daw-nœr] /a fɛr dɔˈnœr/. French.

a duel.

Nearby words

  1. affability,
  2. affable,
  3. affair,
  4. affaire,
  5. affaire d'amour,
  6. affaire de coeur,
  7. affairs,
  8. affect,
  9. affectation,
  10. affected

Origin of affaire d'honneur

literally, affair of honor

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British Dictionary definitions for affaire d'honneur

affaire d'honneur

/ French (afɛr dɔnœr) /

noun plural affaires d'honneur (afɛr dɔnœr)

a duel
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