dessous

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin desubtus, from de + subtus, corresponding to de + sous in French. Compare Italian di sotto, Romanian dedesubt.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

dessous

  1. underneath; beneath

Noun[edit]

dessous m (plural dessous)

  1. underside; bottom
  2. disadvantage

Noun[edit]

dessous m pl

  1. (women's) underwear
    Elle a osé montrer ses dessous en plein air.
    She dared show her undies out in the open.
  2. hidden agenda

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Preposition[edit]

dessous

  1. under; beneath

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