honi soit qui mal y pense

[ aw-nee swa kee mal ee pahns ]
/ ɔ ni ˈswa ki mal i ˈpɑ̃s /

French.

shamed be the person who thinks evil of it: motto of the Order of the Garter.

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British Dictionary definitions for honi soit qui mal y pense

honi soit qui mal y pense

/ French (ɔni swa ki mal i pɑ̃s) /

shamed be he who thinks evil of it: the motto of the Order of the Garter
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