baisemains

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: baise-mains

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French, from baiser to kiss + mains hands.

Noun[edit]

baisemains (plural only)

  1. (obsolete) respects; compliments

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Noun[edit]

baisemains m pl

  1. plural form of baisemain