noun, plural dou·bles en·tentes [doo-bluh zahn-tahnt] /du blə zɑ̃ˈtɑ̃t/. French.
a double meaning; ambiguity.
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- double dutch,
- double duty,
- double eagle,
- double ender,
- double entendre,
- double entry,
- double exposure,
- double fault,
- double feature,
- double fertilization
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There is a property in a double-entente, which its parent will not willingly forego.