Definition of melee in English:

melee

Syllabification: me·lee
Pronunciation: /ˈmāˌlā, māˈlā
 
/
(also mêlée)

noun

Origin

mid 17th century: from French mêlée, from an Old French variant of meslee (see medley).

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