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mondaine

noun mon·daine \mōnˈdān\

Definition of mondaine

plural

-s

  1. :  a woman belonging to fashionable society :  woman of the world :  sophisticate all the barbershop roués and millinery-parlor mondaines — Sinclair Lewis

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Origin and Etymology of mondaine

French, from feminine of mondain, adjective


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mondaine

adjective mon·daine \"\
variants: or

mondain

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Definition of mondaine

  1. :  worldly, sophisticated, fashionable a comedy, very corrupt and mondaine, with a continental background — Margaret Kennedy the perfectly coiffed, mondaine woman — May Sarton

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Origin and Etymology of mondaine

French mondaine, feminine, & mondain, masculine, from Latin mundanus of the world — more at mundane


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