onctueux

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin unctuosus, from Latin unctum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɔ̃k.tɥø/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

onctueux (feminine singular onctueuse, masculine plural onctueux, feminine plural onctueuses)

  1. runny (unctuous, in liquid form)
  2. smooth, creamy

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