Definition of de rigueur in English:

de rigueur

Line breaks: de ri|gueur
Pronunciation: /də rɪˈgəː
 
/

adjective

Origin

mid 19th century: French, literally 'in strictness'.

More definitions of de rigueur

Definition of de rigueur in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day maelstrom
Pronunciation: ˈmeɪlstrəm
noun
a powerful whirlpool in the sea