pousse-pousse

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French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pousser (to push).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pus.pus/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

un pousse-pousse japonais

pousse-pousse m (plural pousse-pousse)

  1. (transport) rickshaw

Descendants[edit]

  • Ottoman Turkish: پو̀سْ‌پو̀سْ (puspus)
  • Turkish: çekçek

References[edit]

  • pousse-pousse’ in the Dictionnaire de l’Académie française (9th Edition).

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