noun, plural e·tuis.
Origin of etui
Examples from the Web for etui
He stepped to his trunk, unlocked it, and took from it an etui containing a number of fans.Frederick The Great and His Family|L. Muhlbach
British Dictionary definitions for etui
noun plural étuis
Word Origin for étui
Word Origin and History for etui
1610s, from French étui, Old French estui (12c.) "case, box, container," back-formation from estuier "put in put aside, spare; to keep, shut up, imprison," of uncertain origin.