à deux


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à deux

 (ä′ dœ′)
adj.
Of or involving two individuals, especially when of a private or intimate nature.
adv.
Privately with only two individuals involved: dining à deux.

[French : à, by, at + deux, two.]
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à deux

(a dø)
adj, adv
of or for two persons
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à deux

(ɑ ˈdœ; Fr. a ˈdœ)
adj., adv.
with just two persons present: dinner à deux.
[< French: of or for two; two at a time]
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à deux

A French phrase meaning between or of two, especially two people.
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