âme damnée

[ ahm dah-ney ]
/ ˈɑm dɑˈneɪ /

noun, plural âmes dam·nées [ahm dah-ney] /ˈɑm dɑˈneɪ/. French.

a person who is willingly or blindly the tool of another person.

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Origin of âme damnée

literally, damned soul
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