Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or involving two individuals, especially when of a private or intimate nature.
  • adv. Privately with only two individuals involved: dining à deux.

Etymologies

French : à, by, at + deux, two.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • When he saw Zarek's approach, he smiled and surreptitiously wiped his fingers on his leggings.

    Ee!

  • Ron Moore's excellent podcasts suggest he had more sympathy for Gaeta and Zarek than ever made it to the screen especially in Zarek's case.

    Why Tom Zarek Was Right

  • He would rather fail than do things Zarek's way he would probably have succeeded if he had done things Zarek's way, but that doesn't mean he stops believing in his original goal.

    Archive 2009-02-01

  • Desperate times brought the dark side of Zarek's character back to the surface, and that's probably a realistic narrative development.

    Preview clip: #417 No Exit

  • Gaeta fools his boyfriend Hoshi in C&C sort of who spots Zarek's unauthorized departure from Galactica on draedus ...

    Archive 2009-01-01

  • The show could have made him Zarek's craven toady or a slimy power-grabber, but we see—even while sharing Adama's revulsion for him—that he's finally a principled man too.

    Archive 2009-02-01

  • Roslin's leadership, Adama's toughness, Baltar's instability, Tigh's loyalty, Zarek's shiftiness, Tyrol's resourcefulness and Lee's soldiering and devotion to his dad were all qualities that caused us to follow this show unflinchingly.

    Archive 2009-02-01

  • Despite knowing how Gaeta and Zarek's treachery was going to end, it was still interesting to see how it got there.

    Archive 2009-02-01

  • Notice Adama was there for his and Zarek's execution.

    The Official BSG Spoiler Thread, Final Episode #4

  • Shortly after Hoshi approaches him in a corridor and it is implied that Gaeta will seek out Zarek and instigate or help in Zarek's coup efforts to come.

    VARIANTS: WEBISODES 6-10 (-9) REVIEWS

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