trottoir

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French, from trotter to trot. See trot.

Noun[edit]

trottoir (plural trottoirs)

  1. footpath; pavement; sidewalk
    • Froude
      Headless bodies trailed along the trottoirs.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

trottoir n (plural trottoirs, diminutive trottoirtje n)

  1. sidewalk (US), pavement (UK), footpath (Australia)

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia fr

Etymology[edit]

From trotter.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

trottoir m (plural trottoirs)

  1. sidewalk (US), pavement (UK), footpath (Australia)

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