franglais

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noun, often capitalized fran·glais \fräⁿ-ˈglā\

Definition of franglais

  1. :  French marked by a considerable number of borrowings from English <banning franglais from French broadcasts>

Origin and Etymology of franglais

French, blend of français French and anglais English


First Known Use: 1952


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