Definition of chef-d'œuvre in English:

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chef-d'œuvre

Pronunciation: /ˌSHāˈdo͝ovrə/

noun (plural chefs-d'œuvre /SHāz ˈdœv(rə)/ /ˈdə(r)v/)

A masterpiece.

Origin

Early 17th century: French, literally 'chief work'.

Words that rhyme with chef-d'œuvre

oeuvre

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Syllabification: chef-d'œu·vre

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