bois brûlé

[bwah broo-ley; French bwah bry-ley]

noun, plural bois brû·lés [bwah broo-leyz; French bwah bry-ley] /ˈbwɑ bruˈleɪz; French bwɑ brüˈleɪ/, Canadian.

Origin of bois brûlé

< French: literally, burnt wood Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for bois brule

Historical Examples of bois brule

  • A dog-team and a bois-brule bring them, and then I am alone as before.

    Romany of the Snows

    Gilbert Parker