ravissant

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See also: ravissànt

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French

Adjective[edit]

ravissant (not comparable)

  1. (heraldry) In a half-raised position, as if about to spring on prey.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for ravissant in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)


French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʁa.vi.sɑ̃/
  • (file)

Participle[edit]

ravissant

  1. present participle of ravir

Adjective[edit]

ravissant (feminine ravissante, masculine plural ravissants, feminine plural ravissantes)

  1. ravishing, delightful, entrancing

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