coulisse

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French.

Noun[edit]

coulisse (plural coulisses)

  1. a piece of timber having a groove in which something glides
  2. a side scene of the stage in a theater or the space between the side scenes.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

coulisse f (plural coulisses)

  1. coulisse (piece of timber)
  2. side of a stage, dressing room
  3. background
    Soudain, une voix s'éleva en coulisse. ― Suddenly a voice was heard in the background.

Adjective[edit]

coulisse

  1. feminine singular of coulis

Verb[edit]

coulisse

  1. first-person singular present indicative of coulisser
  2. third-person singular present indicative of coulisser
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of coulisser
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of coulisser
  5. second-person singular imperative of coulisser

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