frileux

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EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin frīgorōsus, from Latin frigus, or from Vulgar Latin *frigidulōsus (contracted to *fridlōsus), from frigidus. Compare Romanian friguros.

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AdjectiveEdit

frileux m ‎(feminine singular frileuse, masculine plural frileux, feminine plural frileuses)

  1. sensitive to the cold
  2. cautious (of policy, attitude etc.)

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