dégagé

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dé·ga·gé

 (dā′gä-zhā′)
adj.
Free and relaxed in manner; casual.
n.
In dance, a pointing of the foot in which the foot leaves the floor.

[French, past participle of dégager, to disengage, from Old French desgagier : des-, de- + gage, pledge (of Germanic origin).]

dégagé

(deɡaʒe)
adj
1. unconstrained in manner; casual; relaxed
2. uninvolved; detached

dé•ga•gé

(ˌdeɪ gɑˈʒeɪ)

adj.
1. unconstrained; easy, as in manner or style.
2. lacking emotional involvement; detached.
[< French, past participle of dégager to release, redeem, Old French desg(u)agier; see de-, gage1; compare engage]

dégagé

Freeing the working foot in preparation for a step, or shifting weight from one foot to the other.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.degage - free and relaxed in manner; "rather degage after the nervousness he had shown at dinner"- Edmund Wilson
relaxed - without strain or anxiety; "gave the impression of being quite relaxed"; "a relaxed and informal discussion"
2.degage - showing lack of emotional involvement; "adopted a degage pose on the arm of the easy chair"- J.S.Perelman; "she may be detached or even unfeeling but at least she's not hypocritically effusive"; "an uninvolved bystander"
unconcerned - lacking in interest or care or feeling; "the average American...is unconcerned that his or her plight is the result of a complex of personal and economic and governmental actions...beyond the normal citizen's comprehension and control"; "blithely unconcerned about his friend's plight"
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If you went into Lynn and Sedley, and made your way into the `made robes' department, you would see me in a frock coat, walking about with a degage air and directing ladies who want to buy petticoats or stockings.
I say,' answered Mrs Merdle composedly, 'that you ought to make yourself fit for it by being more degage, and less preoccupied.
I voiced it (confound this self-consciousness) in a degage cheerful tone: "I suppose she can travel --what?
Pour sa part, le groupe bancaire a degage un produit net bancaire (PNB)de 21,6 milliards de DH en hausse de 10% grace a la progression de la marge d'interet de 11,3%, des commissions de 8,3% et du resultat des activites de marche de 14,5%.
La societe a degage au terme des six premiers mois de l'annee en cours un benefice de 3,146 MTND contre un benefice de 0,217 MTND a fin juin 2016.
La Direction de distribution de Belouizdad a precise, dans un communique, que le deces est du a l'inhalation du monoxyde de carbone degage par le chauffe-eau installe dans la cuisine.
Il a revele que l' agriculture familiale au Soudan , comme dans d'autres pays en developpement , font face a plusieurs influences negatives resultent de la crise mondiale , l'exode rural , le manque d'application des reformes agricoles necessaires , ainsi que les pressions resultant du changement climatique , les secheresses et la desertification , qui a ete degage le pays de facon constante causant des conflits sur les ressources naturelles disponibles sur une matiere qui mene a la diminution de la production agricole , la faiblesse de sa contribution au PIB et l'augmentation des taux de pauvrete et de migration de l'interieur et des pays voisins.
Ciel voile par des nuages eleves sur les regions centre et assez degage sur le nord.
Les Francais, qui ont domine la rencontre avec sept tirs cadres contre un, ont ete sauves de la defaite dans les dernieres minutes par un defenseur qui a degage le ballon juste devant sa ligne de but.
A total of 89 papers, theses, dissertations, and abstracts were identified and reviewed, grouped by the movement concept or specialized movements being studied: alignment (N = 8), plie (8), releve (8), passe (3), degage (3), developpe (7), rond de jambe (3), grand battement (4), arm movements (1), forward stepping (3), turns (6), elevation work (28), falls (1), and dance-specific motor strategies (6).
3 Degage your left leg to second position with your foot pointed on the floor.
Par segment, le resultat net degage par les societes de credit a la consommation s'est etabli a 875 millions de DH, en hausse de 2,8% par rapport a l'annee precedente.