vendeuse

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noun ven·deuse \väⁿ-ˈdə(r)z, vän-ˈdüz\

Definition of vendeuse

  1. :  a saleswoman especially in the fashion industry

Origin and Etymology of vendeuse

borrowed from French, “saleswoman,” going back to Middle French, from vend-, stem of vendre “to sell” + -euse, feminine agent suffix — more at vend, chanteuse


First Known Use: 1913

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