Examples of bon mot in a sentence
She had a sparkling bon mot for every occasion.
Origin and Etymology of bon mot
French, literally, good word
First Known Use: 1713
BON MOT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bon mot for English Language Learners
: a clever remark
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