[doh-vil; French doh-veel]


a coastal resort in NW France, S of Le Havre. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of deauville

  • While world leaders were meeting in Deauville, the U.S. secretary of state told French television that she “ admires” Lagarde.

  • Deauville, the Nantucket of France, has become the place for anyone who is anyone in Europe.

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    Davos in Heels

    Hannah Seligson

    October 21, 2009

Historical Examples of deauville

  • He was fearfully sorry not to have seen his colt run at Deauville.

    Under Cover

    Roi Cooper Megrue

  • Then she cited examples: one off to the Vosges, another at Arcachon, yet another at Deauville.

  • I quite see that it wouldn't do for a Deauville bathing photo.

    The Smuggler's Cave

    George A. Birmingham

  • She spent the autumn in Paris, and during the summer she was at Deauville.

  • After Deauville the seaside resort most patronised by the opulent is tretat.


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British Dictionary definitions for deauville



a town and resort in NW France: casino Pop: 4364 (1999)
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