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 \
variants: or après nous le déluge \ ä-​pre-​nü-​lə-​dā-​lᵫzh \

Definition of après moi le déluge 

: after me [us] the deluge

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