[ French pwan-toh-trahn-bluh ]
/ French pwɛ̃ toʊˈtrɑ̃ blə /


a city in S Quebec, in E Canada, N of Montreal, on the St. Lawrence.
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Examples from the Web for pointe-aux-trembles

  • He then retreated to Pointe-aux-Trembles to wait for Montgomery.

  • Four days later, the village of Pointe-aux-Trembles was startled by the approach of Arnold's men.

    The Bastonnais|John Lesperance
  • Murray made another descent at Pointe-aux-Trembles, but was repulsed with loss.

  • The stay of the Continental army at Pointe-aux-Trembles was only temporary.

    The Bastonnais|John Lesperance