Dictionary.com

évasé

[ ey-vah-zey ]
/ ˌeɪ vɑˈzeɪ /
Save This Word!

adjective

widened at the top, as a vase or chimney flue.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON THE MANY TYPES OF NOUNS

They're everywhere you turn, but can you identify the 10 types of nouns easily? This quiz will test your mettle against singular, plural, concrete, abstract, common, proper, collective, compound, countable, and uncountable nouns!
Question 1 of 7
Shoelaces, rainbow, toothpaste, and haircuts are all what type of noun?

Meet Grammar Coach

Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing

Meet Grammar Coach

Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of évasé

<French, adj. use of past participle of évaser to widen the mouth of, equivalent to e-e-1 + vasvase + past participle suffix
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Example sentences from the Web for évasé

  • Le galbe evase de ses hanches: had one ever read a French novel in which that phrase didn't occur?

    Crome Yellow|Aldous Huxley
Tired of Typos? Get Help Now!