Frenchy

[ fren-chee ]

noun,plural French·ies.
  1. Informal: Disparaging. a native or inhabitant of France or a person of French descent.

adjective,French·i·er, French·i·est.
  1. characteristic or suggestive of the French people, French culture, etc.

Origin of Frenchy

1
First recorded in 1820–30; French1 + -y1, for the adjective; French1 + -y2 for the noun

Other words from Frenchy

  • French·i·ly, adverb
  • French·i·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for Frenchy

Frenchy

/ (ˈfrɛntʃɪ) informal /


adjective
  1. characteristic of or resembling the French

nounplural -ies
  1. a name for a French person

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