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Syllabification: man·teau
Pronunciation: /manˈtō

Definition of manteau in English:

noun (plural manteaus or manteaux /-ˈtōz/)



late 17th century: from French; compare with mantua.

Words that rhyme with manteau

canto, Esperanto, panto, portmanteau

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