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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A member of the secular clergy of France.

Usage examples (35)
  • I then wrote the letter of which the abbe was to be the bearer.
  • The abbe was my inseparable companion through the whole first day.
  • There was an instant's silence; the abbe was the first to break it.
  • "Did I not tell you," said Pompadour, "that the abbe was a precious man?" for more
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