à propos de rien

French phrase
à pro·​pos de rien | \ ä-prə-pō-də-ryaⁿ How to pronounce à propos de rien (audio) \

Definition of à propos de rien

: apropos of nothing used to change the subject

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“à propos de rien.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/%C3%A0%20propos%20de%20rien. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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