feu de joie

noun \fœ̅dəzhwȧ\

Definition of feu de joie

plural

feux de joie

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  1. 1 :  bonfire 2

  2. 2 :  a salute fired by rifles in rapid succession along a line of troops (as to celebrate a victory)

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Origin and Etymology of feu de joie

French, literally, fire of joy


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