galère

/ French (ɡalɛr) /

noun

a group of people having a common interest, esp a coterie of undesirable people
an unpleasant situation

Nearby words

  1. galvo,
  2. galway,
  3. galwegian,
  4. galyak,
  5. galápagos islands,
  6. gam,
  7. gam-,
  8. gama,
  9. gama grass,
  10. gama, vasco da

Word Origin for galère

C18: literally: a galley

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Examples from the Web for galère

  • And what have they or you to do in this galere—I mean garden?'