objet de vertu

noun plural objets de vertu (ɒbˈʒeɪ də vɜːˈtuː)

an object of virtuSee virtu

Nearby words

  1. objectivize,
  2. objectless,
  3. objector,
  4. objet,
  5. objet d'art,
  6. objet trouvé,
  7. objure,
  8. objurgate,
  9. objurgation,
  10. obl.

Word Origin for objet de vertu

French, coined by the British as a translation of object of virtu but literally meaning only ``object of virtue''

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