vers de société

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noun vers de so·ci·é·té \ˌver-də-ˌsō-sē-ə-ˈtā\

Definition of vers de société

  1. :  witty and typically ironic light verse

Origin and Etymology of vers de société

borrowed from French, literally, “society verse”


First Known Use: 1796

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