See also: apercu

English edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from French aperçu.

Pronunciation edit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌa.pɛːˈsjuː/
    • (file)
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌæ.pɚˈsuː/

Noun edit

aperçu (plural aperçus)

  1. A clever insight.
  2. An outline or summary; also, words that summarize.

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French edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

aperçu m (plural aperçus)

  1. glance, glimpse
  2. insight, hint
    L’avocat a donné au public un aperçu de la cause.The lawyer gave the public an insight into the case.
  3. rough estimate
    Donnez-moi un aperçu des dépenses que j’aurai à faire.Give me an estimate of the expenses that I would have.
  4. sketch, outline, summary
  5. view
  6. overview
    Ce que je vous dis là n’est qu’un aperçu de la question.What I say here is just an overview of the issue.
  7. preview
    Il y a dans cet ouvrage des aperçus très fins, mais rien n’est développé.There are fine previews in this book, but nothing developed.

Participle edit

aperçu (feminine aperçue, masculine plural aperçus, feminine plural aperçues)

  1. past participle of apercevoir

Interjection edit

aperçu

  1. (nautical) aye, aye

Further reading edit