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See also: Bouche, bouché, and Bouché

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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French bouche (mouth, victuals).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

bouche (plural bouches)

  1. (obsolete) An allowance of food and drink for the tables of inferior officers or servants in a nobleman's palace or at court.

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

bouche (third-person singular simple present bouches, present participle bouching, simple past and past participle bouched)

  1. Alternative form of bush (to line)

NounEdit

bouche (plural bouches)

  1. Alternative form of bush (a lining)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for bouche in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French bouche, from Old French boche, buche, from Latin bucca. Doublet of bouque.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bouche f (plural bouches)

  1. mouth

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French boche, buche, from Latin bucca.

NounEdit

bouche f (plural bouches)

  1. mouth

DescendantsEdit