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affaire d'honneur

Definitions

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

  • n. An affair of honor; a duel.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A duel.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a prearranged fight with deadly weapons by two people (accompanied by seconds) in order to settle a quarrel over a point of honor

Etymologies

French : affaire, affair + de, of + honneur, honor.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
French: matter of honour. (Wiktionary)

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