See also: bonmot and bon mot

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French bon mot.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bɔ̃ˈmoː/, [bɔ̃ˈmoː], [bɔŋˈmoː]
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  • Rhymes: -oː

NounEdit

Bonmot n (genitive Bonmots, plural Bonmots)

  1. witticism; a witty (i.e. clever and funny) saying; bon mot (but not implying a riposte)

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