grivois

adjective
gri·​vois | \ grēvwȧ \

Definition of grivois

: free and bold : broad, indecent

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History and Etymology for grivois

French, from grivois, noun, alert soldier, from grive thrush, war (in soldier slang)

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“Grivois.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grivois. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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