prouesse

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French prouesse, from Old French proeche, proesce. See preux and -esse.

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Noun[edit]

prouesse f (plural prouesses)

  1. (usually in the singular) prowess; bravery; valiance; derring-do
    Coordinate term: tour de force

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French proeche, proesce.

Noun[edit]

prouesse f (plural prouesses)

  1. (usually in the singular) prowess; bravery; valiance