après moi le déluge

French quotation attributed to Louis XV or Madame de Pompadour
après moi le dé·​luge | \ ä-pre-mwä-lə-dā-lᵫzh How to pronounce après moi le déluge (audio) \
variants: or après nous le déluge \ ä-​pre-​nü-​lə-​dā-​lᵫzh How to pronounce après nous le déluge (audio) \

Definition of après moi le déluge

: after me [us] the deluge

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“Après moi le déluge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/apr%C3%A8s%20moi%20le%20d%C3%A9luge. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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