oubliette

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English[edit]

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Borrowing from French oubliette, from oublier (to forget).

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oubliette (plural oubliettes)

  1. A dungeon only accessible by a trapdoor at the top. [from 18th c.]

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From oublier (to forget) +‎ -ette.

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Noun[edit]

oubliette f (plural oubliettes)

  1. oubliette [from 14th c.]

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

oubliette f (plural oublietti)

  1. oubliette