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froideur

[ frwa-dœr ]
/ frwaˈdœr /
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noun French.

an attitude of haughty aloofness; cold superiority.

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Origin of froideur

First recorded in 1820–25; French: literally, “coldness”; equivalent to froid “cold” + -eur -eur
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