bonheur du jour

bon·​heur du jour | \ bəˌnərdüˈju̇(ə)r, -dəˈ- \
plural bonheurs du jour\ like singular \

Definition of bonheur du jour

: a small desk or writing table with a cabinet top

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History and Etymology for bonheur du jour

French, literally, happiness of the day; from its tremendous popularity in 18th century France

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“Bonheur du jour.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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