affût

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French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • affut (1990 reform spelling)

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French affeul, aful (“cannon support”).

Noun[edit]

affût m ‎(plural affûts)

  1. gun carriage
  2. mount, tripod

Etymology 2[edit]

From a francisation of a Venetian expression.

Noun[edit]

affût m ‎(plural affûts)

  1. (hunting) hide, blind (a spot where hunters hide and await their game)
  2. hunting from a blind

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