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jeu

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

a game.

Nearby words

jettison, jetton, jetty, jetway, jeté, jeu, jeu d'esprit, jeu de mots, jeune fille, jeune premier, 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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