dénouement

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Borrowing from French dénouement.

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dénouement (plural dénouements)

  1. (often used metaphorically) The conclusion or resolution of a plot.

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FrenchEdit

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EtymologyEdit

dénouer +‎ -ment, from Middle French desnouement, from the Old French verb desnoer (to unknot) + -ment, from the noun neu (knot), itself from Latin nōdus.

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NounEdit

dénouement m (plural dénouements)

  1. outcome
  2. (theater) dénouement
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