abajoue

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably by reanalysis of la bajoue.

NounEdit

abajoue f (plural abajoues)

  1. (anatomy, zoology) A pouch in the cheek of some animals, usually used to carry food; a cheek pouch.
  2. (slang) A flabby face or cheek.

Usage notesEdit

  • Not to be confused with bajoue, which is the name of the cheeks of some animals.
Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 05:07