cacqueteuse

[ kak-uh-tooz; French kakuh-tœz ]
/ ˌkæk əˈtuz; French kakəˈtœz /

noun, plural cac·que·teus·es [kak-uh-too-ziz; French kakuh-tœz] /ˌkæk əˈtu zɪz; French kakəˈtœz/.

a narrow, upright armchair of 16th-century France, having widely splayed arms and a very narrow back.

Nearby words

  1. cacophonic,
  2. cacophonous,
  3. cacophony,
  4. cacosmia,
  5. cacoëthes,
  6. cactaceous,
  7. cactoblastis,
  8. cactus,
  9. cactus dahlia,
  10. cactus geranium


Origin of cacqueteuse

< French, equivalent to caquet(er) to chatter + -euse -euse

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