Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.


 (ō-toi′, ō-tœ′yə)
A former town between the Seine River and the Bois de Boulogne, now part of Paris. It was a favorite gathering place for French literary figures, including Molière and La Fontaine.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?
References in classic literature ?
"Ah, that is different; the house you purchase is at Auteuil." At these words Bertuccio turned pale.
"To Auteuil!" cried Bertuccio, whose copper complexion became livid -- "I go to Auteuil?"
When I live at Auteuil, you must come there, as you belong to my service." Bertuccio hung down his head before the imperious look of his master, and remained motionless, without making any answer.
He had left Paris behind him, and he was almost in the country; he was in the pleasant suburb of Auteuil. He stopped at last, looked around him without seeing or caring for its pleasantness, and then slowly turned and at a slower pace retraced his steps.
THE JP McManus-owned Mick Pastor created a good impression when successful on his juvenile hurdling debut at Auteuil in May, with the runner-up winning a Grade 3 next time.
Vezelay landed his biggest career victory in a Grade Two chase over 2m6f at Auteuil in November 2014 and was a close third in the Grade One Prix La Haye Jousselin over an extended 3m3f at the same venue last November.
WILLIE MULLINS bids for further big-race glory in France this afternoon as he sends a five-strong team into battle at Auteuil.
Lucie and Paul (Kristin Scott Thomas and Daniel Auteuil) are a wealthy Parisian husband and wife whose successful but stale marriage hits the rocks when he starts receiving roses from a mystery admirer.
The six-year-old arrived at our yard in the summer having previously won at Auteuil and finished second in the Group 1 Grand Prix D'Automne over three miles at the same venue in November 2011.
Placido brings the required steeliness to the direction of his starry cast, led by Daniel Auteuil and Mathieu Kassovitz, but he's let down by a turducken of a script, with plotlines randomly stuffed into other plotlines until it's an unrecognizable beast of a movie.
(PG) 109 mins Manon Des Sources' star Daniel Auteuil has long been one of the best actors working in modern French cinema.