[ dey-boo-shey ]
/ deɪ buˈʃeɪ /


Fortification. a passage or opening through which troops may debouch.
an outlet; an exit.

Origin of débouché

1750–60; < French, noun use of past participle of déboucher to debouch
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Examples from the Web for debouche

  • They debouche from the woods and the defiles of the mountains.

  • The creatures bounded along with a wild and graceful freedom, until they reached the debouche of the pass into the valley.

    Adle Dubois|Mrs. William T. Savage