lor·​gnon lȯrn-ˈyōⁿ How to pronounce lorgnon (audio)

Word History


French, from lorgner

First Known Use

1846, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of lorgnon was in 1846

Dictionary Entries Near lorgnon

Cite this Entry

“Lorgnon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lorgnon. Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

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