dame de compagnie

noun
dame de com·​pa·​gnie | \ dȧmdəkōⁿpȧnyē \
plural dames de compagnie\ " \

Definition of dame de compagnie

: a woman who acts as a paid companion

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History and Etymology for dame de compagnie

French, literally, lady of companionship

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“Dame de compagnie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dame%20de%20compagnie. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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