Definitions

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

  • n. Variant of pannier.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Obsolete form of pannier.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See pannier, 3.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See pannier.
  • n. See pannier.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Suddenly a policeman grabbed hold of me, smacked me a few times with his truncheon, and, with a colleague, threw me into a vehicle that the French picturesquely call a panier à salade (or, a basket for drying salad).

    In Chile, the Lessons of Isolation

  • "Tiens, bois un peu, Chérie," * I watch as Maman reaches into her wicker panier, * produces a bottle of jus.

    French Word-A-Day:

  • ; Tiens, bois un peu, Chérie = Here, have a bit to drink, Sweetie; le panier (m) = basket; le jus (m) = juice; ah, ça fait du bien = oh, that feels good; la mamie = granny, grandma; Après on va mettre les pieds dans l'eau.

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  • I watched as she opened the passenger-side door, then reached into the car and carefully pulled out her wicker panier.

    Kindness of strangers

  • French Vocabulary la belle-tante = aunt-in-law la voiturette = little car le panier = basket le/la nouveau-né (e) = newborn le cochonnet = piglet c'est un bébé lièvre = it's a baby hare la maman = mother le/la rescapé (e) = survivor une pierraille = place, yard with loose stones nom de guerre = literally "war name" on verra = we shall see

    Animals: hare

  • French Vocabulary une prestation = service offered une retouche = alteration le panier = basket le trottoir = pavement, sidewalk

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  • Saturday, July 31, 2010 at 02: 59 PM une prestation = service offered une retouche = alteration le panier = basket le trottoir = pavement, sidewalk

    machine à coudre - French Word-A-Day

  • Instead, provide coffee or tea and a petit panier of breads & croissants; of course include WiFi and please don't charge for extra for a little item like a disposable paper bathing suit!

    Suzanne Aaronson: What's Worth It: The Four Seasons Georges V, Paris

  • There, into the wicker panier, * I stare at the suggested alternative.

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  • ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~References~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ la vendeuse (f) = sales clerk; le panier (m) = basket; vous me faites un prix?

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