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often -er/-est
: French in quality
the little daughter of a very Frenchy ladyWilliam Soskin
a score that briskly sets about creating a Frenchy atmosphereDouglas Watt
especially : markedly, affectedly, or spuriously French in quality or French in a superficial usually frivolous sense


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variants or Frenchie
plural -es
often disparaging
: a Frenchman or French woman

Word History



French entry 1 + -y

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“Frenchy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Feb. 2024.

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