bouche

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See also: bouché and Bouché

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French bouche (mouth, victuals).

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Noun[edit]

bouche (plural bouches)

  1. (obsolete) An allowance of food and drink for the tables of inferior officers or servants in a nobleman's palace or at court.

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

bouche (third-person singular simple present bouches, present participle bouching, simple past and past participle bouched)

  1. Alternative form of bush (to line)

Noun[edit]

bouche (plural bouches)

  1. Alternative form of bush (a lining)

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French, from Old French boche, buche, from Latin bucca.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bouche f (plural bouches)

  1. mouth

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French boche, buche, from Latin bucca.

Noun[edit]

bouche f (plural bouches)

  1. mouth

Descendants[edit]