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poussette

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French

NounEdit

poussette (plural poussettes)

  1. A movement, or part of a figure, in the contradance.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Charles Dickens to this entry?)
  2. A method of cheating at cards whereby a player surreptitiously changes his stake after the cards are dealt.

VerbEdit

poussette (third-person singular simple present poussettes, present participle poussetting, simple past and past participle poussetted)

  1. To perform a certain movement in a dance.

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NounEdit

poussette f (plural poussettes)

  1. pushchair (UK), stroller (US)
  2. pushpin

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