[ awb-zhe troo-vey ]
/ ɔb ʒɛ truˈveɪ /
noun, plural ob·jets trou·vés [awb-zhe troo-vey]. /ɔb ʒɛ truˈveɪ/. French.
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Words nearby objet trouvé
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British Dictionary definitions for objet trouvé
/ French (ɔbʒɛ truve) /
noun plural objets trouvés (ɔbʒɛ truve)
any ordinary object considered from an aesthetic viewpoint
Word Origin for objet trouvé
C20: literally: found object
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