feu de joie

noun
\ fœ̅dəzhwȧ \
plural feux de joie\ " \

Definition of feu de joie

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

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History and Etymology for feu de joie

French, literally, fire of joy

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“Feu de joie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/feu%20de%20joie. Accessed 29 May. 2020.

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