monde


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monde

(mɒnd)
n
a stylish or modish group of people within societyan individual's own social circle
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She is making the tour du monde entirely alone, without even a soubrette to carry the ensign, for the purpose of seeing for herself a quoi s'en tenir sur les hommes et les choses- -on les hommes particularly.
He loves her, this poor, luckless, perfect homme du monde.
It has also found out that they will entertain a brilliant and distinguished circle of the ELITE of the BEAU MONDE (the fashionable intelligence is weak in English, but a giant refreshed in French) at the ancient and hospitable family seat in Lincolnshire.
Yet there were two or three small airless houses at the entrance end of Mews Street, which went at enormous rents on account of their being abject hangers-on to a fashionable situation; and whenever one of these fearful little coops was to be let (which seldom happened, for they were in great request), the house agent advertised it as a gentlemanly residence in the most aristocratic part of town, inhabited solely by the elite of the beau monde.
Chez maman," said she, "quand il y avait du monde, je le suivais partout, au salon et e leurs chambres; souvent je regardais les femmes de chambre coiffer et habiller les dames, et c'etait si amusant: comme cela on apprend.
If the Frenchman in question is indeed, as I suppose, innocent of this atrocity, this advertisement which I left last night, upon our return home, at the office of 'Le Monde,' (a paper devoted to the shipping interest, and much sought by sailors,) will bring him to our residence.
The girl is delightfully pretty, but I thought I understood from you the other day that she was a young lady du meilleur monde.
Cette evolution demontre, selon la note, qu'[beaucoup moins que]en depit de l'echec de la precedente candidature en 2003, le Maroc a continue de se developper a l'aide de politiques ambitieuses[beaucoup plus grand que] pour, en d'autres termes, signifier au monde que les promesses faites en 2003 n'etaient pas des paroles en l'air mais que le pays a des plans et des strategies de developpement qu'il poursuivra indubitablement.
Le passeport tunisien se classe dans le top 10 des passeports les plus puissants du monde arabe, annonce le cabinet de conseil financier "Henley & Partners" dans son dernier classement relatif a l'annee 2018.
by ONA Le Monde newspaper has described the Sultanate of Oman as the first tourism destination in the Gulf region in light of its distinct tourism capabilities.
Auto Business News-July 26, 2017--Nouveau Monde Graphite signs non-binding letter of intent with Hunan Zhongke Shinzoom
Contract notice: Market for hairdressing services on behalf of France Mdias Monde.