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perdu

noun per·du \ˈpər-(ˌ)dü, -(ˌ)dyü; (ˌ)pər-ˈ\

Definition of perdu

obsolete

  1. :  a soldier assigned to extremely hazardous duty




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perdu

adjective per·du \per-ˈdue\

Definition of perdu

  1. :  remaining out of sight



Variants of perdu

or per·dueplay play \per-ˈdue\

Origin of perdu

French perdu, masculine, & perdue, feminine, from past participle of perdre to lose, from Latin perdere


First Known Use: 1612


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