[ lee-aw-ne ]
/ li ɔˈnɛ /
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a former province in E France.
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Words nearby Lyonnais
lyocratic, lyolysis, Lyon, Lyon bean, Lyon King of Arms, Lyonnais, lyonnaise, Lyonnesse, Lyon Office of Arms, Lyons, lyophilic
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How to use Lyonnais in a sentence
Barcelona, the current Spanish league leader, was a 2019 Champions League finalist and is likely to face Lyonnais in the semifinals this month.Olympique Lyonnais, Barcelona to join NWSL teams in summer tournament|Steven Goff|April 8, 2021|Washington Post
Feeling swindled, and suspecting that Crédit Lyonnais and Louis-Dreyfus had conspired against him, Tapie sued for damages.Christine Lagarde’s No DSK|Tracy McNicoll|August 4, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Aldo and the woman had sauntered off to the left, and now sat down on a bench facing the Crdit Lyonnais.The Devourers|Annie Vivanti Chartres
As a matter of prudence, he had rented a safety-deposit box at the Crdit Lyonnais in which to keep it.
Next morning, he arose about nine o'clock, intending to go to the Crdit Lyonnais before breakfast.
Money could not buy these precious souvenirs of the Lyonnais looms.
American manufacturers are using the Jacquard loom, a Lyonnais invention.
British Dictionary definitions for Lyonnais
/ (French ljɔnɛ) /
a former province of E central France, on the Rivers Rhône and Saône: occupied by the present-day departments of Rhône and Loire. Chief town: Lyon
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