Definition of tour de force
tours de forceplay \same\
: a feat or display of strength, skill, or ingenuity <the movie is a comic tour de force>
Examples of tour de force in a sentence
The book is a tour de force.
Her performance in the play was a real tour de force.
Origin and Etymology of tour de force
First Known Use: 1802
TOUR DE FORCE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of tour de force for English Language Learners
: a very skillful and successful effort or performance
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