fondu

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French fondu (melted).

Noun[edit]

fondu (countable and uncountable, plural fondus)

  1. (printing) The graded shift from one color into another.
  2. Alternative spelling of fondue
  3. (ballet) Involving a lowering of the body by bending the knee of the supporting leg.

Anagrams[edit]


Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fundus.

Noun[edit]

fondu m (plural fondos)

  1. depth

Adjective[edit]

fondu m sg (feminine singular fonda, neuter singular fondo, masculine plural fondos, feminine plural fondes)

  1. deep

Esperanto[edit]

Verb[edit]

fondu

  1. imperative of fondi

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fɔ̃.dy/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

fondu m (plural fondus)

  1. fade
  2. (film, video) fade
    fondu au noirfade to black

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

fondu m (feminine singular fondue, masculine plural fondus, feminine plural fondues)

  1. past participle of fondre

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

fondu m

  1. (Jersey) molten