Saussure

biographical name
Saus·​sure | \ sō-ˈsᵫr How to pronounce Saussure (audio) , -ˈsur \

Definition of Saussure

Ferdinand de 1857–1913 Swiss linguist

Other Words from Saussure

Saussurean or less commonly Saussurian \ sō-​ˈsu̇r-​ē-​ən How to pronounce Saussurian (audio) , sȯ-​ \ adjective

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“Saussure.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Saussure. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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