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parley–voo

noun \¦pärlē¦vü\

Definition of parley–voo

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  the French language no words to spell, no sums to do … and no parley-voo — J. R. Lowell

  2. 2 usually capitalized :  frenchman hardy British tars who had pity on a poor Parley-voo — W. S. Gilbert

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Origin and Etymology of parley–voo

French parlez-vous do you speak (in parlez-vous français? do you speak French?)


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parley–voo

intransitive verb \"\

Definition of parley–voo

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. :  talk; especially :  to speak French or another language besides English nice to stop and parley-voo a second — Sinclair Lewis

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Origin and Etymology of parley–voo

French parlez-vous


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