oubliette

See also: oubliëtte

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French oubliette, from oublier ‎(to forget).

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NounEdit

oubliette ‎(plural oubliettes)

  1. A dungeon only accessible by a trapdoor at the top. [from 18th c.]

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From oublier ‎(to forget) +‎ -ette.

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NounEdit

oubliette f ‎(plural oubliettes)

  1. oubliette [from 14th c.]

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

oubliette f ‎(plural oublietti)

  1. oubliette
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