bonne bouche

[ bawn boosh ]
/ bɔn ˈbuʃ /

noun, plural bonnes bouches [bawn boosh] /bɔn ˈbuʃ/. French.

a tidbit.
an elegant treat: The special wine was a bonne bouche.

Nearby words

  1. bonnard,
  2. bonnard, pierre,
  3. bonnaz,
  4. bonne,
  5. bonne amie,
  6. bonne femme,
  7. bonne foi,
  8. bonne nuit,
  9. bonnes,
  10. bonnet

Origin of bonne bouche

literally, good mouth

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British Dictionary definitions for bonne bouche

bonne bouche

/ French (bɔn buʃ) /

noun plural bonnes bouches (bɔn buʃ)

a tasty titbit or morsel

Word Origin for bonne bouche

literally: good mouth(ful)

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