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From French vedette.

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vedette (plural vedettes)

  1. A sentinel, usually on horseback, stationed on the outpost of an army, to watch an enemy and give notice of danger.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian vedetta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vedette f (plural vedettes)

  1. a star (like a rockstar)
    Les plus grandes vedettes étaient présentes lors de cet évènement.
  2. flagship
  3. word addressed by a dictionary entry

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vedette f

  1. plural of vedetta

NounEdit

vedette f (invariable)

  1. star (actress)

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

vedette f (plural vedettes)

  1. Alternative spelling of vedete