See also: palabré

French edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Spanish palabra, from Latin parabola. Doublet of parole and parabole.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /pa.labʁ/
  • (file)

Noun edit

palabre m (plural palabres)

  1. convoluted discussion
  2. (in the plural) palaver

Derived terms edit

Verb edit


  1. inflection of palabrer:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

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