entente

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French entente, meaning “understanding”.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

entente (plural ententes)

  1. An informal alliance or friendly understanding between two states.

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See alsoEdit

  • entente cordiale

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the verb entendre

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

entente f (plural ententes)

  1. accord; agreement
  2. interpretation, meaning

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Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 20:40