cicisbeo

noun
ci·​cis·​beo | \ ˌchē-chəz-ˈbā-(ˌ)ō How to pronounce cicisbeo (audio) \
plural cicisbei\ ˌchē-​chəz-​ˈbā-​ˌē How to pronounce cicisbei (audio) \

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cicisbeism \ ˌchē-​chəz-​ˈbā-​ˌi-​zəm How to pronounce cicisbeism (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of cicisbeo

1718, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cicisbeo

Italian

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“Cicisbeo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cicisbeo. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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