recherché


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re·cher·ché

 (rə-shĕr′shā′)
adj.
1. Uncommon; rare.
2. Exquisite; choice.
3. Overrefined; forced.
4. Pretentious; overblown.

[French, past participle of rechercher, to research, from Old French recercher; see research.]

recherché

(rəˈʃɛəʃeɪ; French rəʃɛrʃe)
adj
1. known only to connoisseurs; choice or rare
2. studiedly refined or elegant
[C18: from French: past participle of rechercher to make a thorough search for; see research]

re•cher•ché

(rəˈʃɛər ʃeɪ, rə ʃɛərˈʃeɪ)

adj.
1. carefully selected.
2. very rare or choice; exotic.
3. of studied refinement or elegance; affected; pretentious.
[1715–25; < French, past participle of rechercher to search for carefully; see research]

recherché

A French word meaning searched out, used to describe something rare, refined, or affected.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.recherche - lavishly elegant and refined
elegant - refined and tasteful in appearance or behavior or style; "elegant handwriting"; "an elegant dark suit"; "she was elegant to her fingertips"; "small churches with elegant white spires"; "an elegant mathematical solution--simple and precise and lucid"

recherché

adjective refined, rare, exotic, esoteric, arcane, far-fetched, choice This Valentine's Day, look for something more recherché for your loved one.
Translations

recherché

[rəˈʃɛəʃeɪ] ADJrebuscado

recherché

adjgewählt; book, subjectausgefallen; expressiongesucht

recherché

[rəˈʃɛəʃeɪ] adjricercato/a
References in classic literature ?
It is obvious that here the victory can be decided (the players being at all equal) only by some recherché movement, the result of some strong exertion of the intellect.
And here--ah, now, this really is something a little recherché.
Livre tradução de: "Son anonyme 'BHL' est largement connu, son costume de scène (chemise blanche grande ouvert) facilement identifiable, son style emphatique et emporté font de lui un client recherché par les journalistes"

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