au revoir

[oh ruh-vwar; English oh ruh-vwahr]

interjection French.

until we see each other again; goodbye for the present. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for au revoir

adieu, adios, arrivederci, bye, bye-bye, cheerio, sayonara

British Dictionary definitions for au revoir

au revoir

sentence substitute


Word Origin for au revoir

literally: to the seeing again
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Word Origin and History for au revoir

1690s, French, literally "to the seeing again." From revoir (12c.), from Latin revidere.

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