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The word tournure uses 8 total characters with white space

The word tournure uses 8 total characters with white out space

The word "tournure" uses 6 unique characters: E N O R T U

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Contents

  • 1 English
    • 1.1 Etymology
    • 1.2 Noun
  • 2 French
    • 2.1 Etymology
    • 2.2 Pronunciation
    • 2.3 Noun
    • 2.4 Further reading

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French, from tourner (to turn).

Noun[edit]

tournure (countable and uncountable, plural tournures)

  1. Turn; contour; figure.
  2. Any device used by women to expand the skirt of a dress below the waist; a bustle.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for tournure in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tourner +‎ -ure

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tuʁ.nyʁ/

Noun[edit]

tournure f (plural tournures)

  1. (informal) appearance, shape
  2. (figuratively) turn, change in circumstance or temperament
  3. (linguistics) phrasing, turn of phrase
  4. (historical) tournure, bustle
  5. (dated) peel (of a fruit)

Further reading[edit]

  • “tournure” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).