bonnement

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bonne +‎ -ment.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

bonnement

  1. (archaic) really, exactly
  2. simply
    tout bonnementquite simply

Usage notes[edit]

  • This term is not used as the adverb corresponding to bon (good); bien (well) serves that purpose. Similarly, malement is not used in Modern French.
  • Always used with tout. Compare tout simplement.

Further reading[edit]