déjà vu

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See also: deja vu, deja-vu, and déjà-vu

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French. From déjà, “already”, + vu, “seen”, past participle of voir, “to see”

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: dā"zhä vo͞o', IPA(key): /ˌdeɪ.ʒɑː ˈvuː/
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Noun[edit]

déjà vu (uncountable)

  1. Something which one has or suspects to have seen or experienced before, especially when that’s not the case.
    Have I done this before? Talk about déjà vu.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

déjà vu m (plural déjà vu)

  1. Alternative form of déjà-vu



Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French. From déjà, “already”, + vu, “seen”, past participle of voir, “to see”

Noun[edit]

déjà vu

  1. déjà vu

Portuguese[edit]

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Noun[edit]

déjà vu m (plural déjà vus)

  1. déjà vu (something which one has or suspects to have seen or experienced before)