Words nearby douceur
How to use douceur in a sentence
Quand l'hiver fut pass, & que la douceur du temps allecha le poisson rechercher les eaux douces, on dpecha 170 des gens le 14.
The expenses of The Lantern—including a generous douceur to myself—were all defrayed by the Empress.The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce|Ambrose Bierce
He has however a douceur for Ireland in his pocket; benefits in trade, by opening the woollen manufacture to that nation.
A greater douceur was expected from the drivers of such a magnificent turnout.Kathay: A Cruise in the China Seas|W. Hastings Macaulay
The Jew maintained his impudence to the last, coming round to my window, and then asking a few rubles as a douceur.Incidents of Travel in Greece, Turkey, Russia, and Poland, 7th ed. Vol. 2 of 2|John Lloyd Stephens