[ ahn sweet ]
/ ɑ̃ ˈswit /
adverb, adjective French.
in succession; in a series or set.
What Are En Dashes?You don’t hear as much about them as other dashes, but you’ve most likely seen them around. En dashes (–) can denote a range or connect the endpoints of a route. They can also show a contrast or connection between two words. You can use them to replace the words to, and, or versus. An en dash is longer than a hyphen (–) and shorter …
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British Dictionary definitions for en suite
/ French (ɑ̃ sɥit) /
as part of a set; forming a unita hotel room with bathroom en suite
Word Origin for en suite
C19: literally: in sequence
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Word Origin and History for en suite
French, literally "as part of a series or set."
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