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Derived forms of blagueblaguer, noun
Word Origin for blague
Words nearby blague
Example sentences from the Web for blague
That elaborate and delicate gallantry was a kind of blague for the whole nation; it made every Frenchman a knight of chivalry.Celebrated Women Travellers of the Nineteenth Century|W. H. Davenport Adams
But there is a joyous quality to the San Francisco blague which sets it apart, even in the West.The Native Son|Inez Haynes Irwin
From blague comes the verb blaguer, which the same authority says means "dire des blagues; mentir pour le plaisir de mentir."
With this specimen of blague we may leave the caricaturists of France to fight it out with La Censure.Caricature and Other Comic Art|James Parton.
Once caught by the blague of this misery, Germinie could not cut loose from it.Germinie Lacerteux|Edmond and Jules de Goncourt