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dessous

noun des·sous \dəˈsü\

Definition of dessous

plural

dessous

\-ü(z)\

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Origin and Etymology of dessous

French, from dessous, adverb & preposition, underneath, below, from Old French desoz, from de- + soz below, underneath, from Latin subtus, from sub under — more at sub-


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dessous

adjective des·sous \"\

Definition of dessous

ballet

  1. :  under —used of the movement in which the working leg passes behind the supporting leg

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Origin and Etymology of dessous

French, adverb, underneath


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