Bonmot

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French bon mot.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɔ̃ˈmoː/, [bɔ̃ˈmoː], [bɔŋˈmoː]
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  • Rhymes: -oː

Noun[edit]

Bonmot n (genitive Bonmots, plural Bonmots)

  1. witticism; a witty (i.e. clever and funny) saying; bon mot (but not implying a riposte)

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