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roudoudou

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from doux. The original sense (end XIXth century) was 'sex'; compare ternary construction with zigouigoui, ragnagnas, radadas, riquiqui.

NounEdit

roudoudou m (plural roudoudous)

  1. candy consisting of hard caramel cast in a shell
    Marie-Jeanne lèche son roudoudou avec délectation.

ReferencesEdit

"roudoudou" in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).