amour-propre

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

amour-propre (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of amour propre

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

amour (love) +‎ propre ((one's) own).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.muʁ.pʁɔpʁ/
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Noun[edit]

amour-propre m (usually uncountable, plural amours-propres)

  1. self-esteem; quality of self-love; positive regard for oneself

Descendants[edit]

  • English: amour propre

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