de trop

[ duh troh ]
/ də ˈtroʊ /

adjective

too much; too many.
in the way; not wanted.

Nearby words

  1. de sica, vittorio,
  2. de sitter, willem,
  3. de soto,
  4. de soto, hernando,
  5. de stijl,
  6. de valera,
  7. de valera, eamon,
  8. de valois,
  9. de varona,
  10. de vega

Origin of de trop

Borrowed into English from French around 1950–55

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British Dictionary definitions for de trop

de trop

/ French (də tro) /

adjective

(postpositive) not wanted; in the way; superfluous

Word Origin for de trop

literally: of too much

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