objet trouvé

[awb-zhe troo-vey]

noun, plural ob·jets trou·vés [awb-zhe troo-vey] /ɔb ʒɛ truˈveɪ/. French.


Nearby words

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

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British Dictionary definitions for objet trouve

objet trouvé

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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