cancre

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin cancer. Cf. chancre.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cancre m (plural cancres)

  1. blockhead, dunce, dolt
  2. (dated) crayfish
  3. (obsolete) pauper

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