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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A serving man from French for boy, servant.

Usage examples (30)
  • A city directory would have been a surplusage, and we flattered the "garcon" by seeming to believe everything he said, exclaiming "Oh my!"
  • She told him he was a bon garcon, and she meant it.
  • May 5, 2007 at 10:33 am garcon, this fish is invisible!
  • Calling a waiter “garcon” is actually very impolite. for more
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