jeu

[zhœ]
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noun, plural jeux [zhœ] /ʒœ/. French.

a game.

Nearby words

  1. jettison,
  2. jetton,
  3. jetty,
  4. jetway,
  5. jeté,
  6. jeu d'esprit,
  7. jeu de mots,
  8. jeune fille,
  9. jeune premier,
  10. jeune première

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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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