sociétaire

noun so·cié·taire \ˌsōˌsyāˈta(a)(ə)r\

Definition of sociétaire

plural

-s

  1. :  a full member of the acting company of the Comédie Française having a voice in the management and sharing in the profits — compare pensionnaire

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Origin and Etymology of sociétaire

French, literally, member of a group or society, from société society (from Middle French societé) + -aire -ary


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