jeu

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Contemporary Examples of jeu

  • “You know in Paris, and remember that scene at the Jeu de Paume,” he says.

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    Baryshnikov Unbound

    Ross Kenneth Urken

    May 17, 2009

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Word Origin and History for jeu
n.

a French word for "play, game" occurring in some phrases borrowed into English, from Latin jocum "jest, joke, play, sport" (see joke (n.)).

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