bécosses

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

English backhouse

NounEdit

bécosses f pl

  1. (Quebec, plural only) Outhouse toilets.
  2. (Quebec, colloquial, plural only) Toilets in general, especially outdoor or makeshift ones.

Usage notesEdit

While the singular bécosse is found, the plural is more common, if only because "aller à" is normally followed by the plural for both toilette and bécosse

Last modified on 6 August 2013, at 12:07