borgne

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Origin uncertain.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

borgne m (feminine borgne, masculine plural borgnes, feminine plural borgnes)

  1. one-eyed
    (Proverb) Au royaume des aveugles les borgnes sont rois
    (Proverb) Changer son cheval borgne pour un cheval aveugle
  2. blind (used for windows or walls)
  3. having a poor reputation
    Cabaret borgne
Last modified on 19 April 2014, at 13:43