Word Origin for idée reçue
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How to use idée reçue in a sentence
When I was helpin' draw rations yesterday, I looked at the pork barrels, and got an idee that one of them'd make a good chimney.
Both iv us gives ye something that cures ye iv th' idee that th' pain in ye'er chest is pnoomony iv th' lungs.Mr. Dooley Says|Finley Dunne
"Not a bad idee," said the Deacon approvingly, as he poked the ashes in his pipe with his little finger.
They want to run away from their master, but they hain't nary idee whar to go when they run away.
I guess ol' Dan's the idee, if you can drive him; he's a ring-tailed snorter.Wayside Courtships|Hamlin Garland