de haut en bas

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French du haut en bas ‎(from on high to low)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /dəˈhəʊtɒnbæz/, /də o ɑ̃ bɑ/

d'ote enbar

Adverb[edit]

de haut en bas ‎(not comparable)

  1. With condescension; superciliously

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References[edit]

  • E. Cobham Brewer. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898