devoirs

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

devoirs pl

  1. plural form of devoir
    • 1873, Henry James, "The Madonna of the Future" in The Atlantic Monthly March 1873.
      "A young man who arrives at Florence late in the evening, and, instead of going prosaically to bed, or hanging over the travellers' book at his hotel, walks forth without loss of time to pay his devoirs to the beautiful, is a young man after my own heart!"

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

devoirs m pl

  1. plural form of devoir
  2. Homework.