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Definition of divorcé noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

divorcé

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BrE BrE//dɪˌvɔːˈseɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//dɪˌvɔːrˈseɪ//
 
(North American English) Separation
 
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a man whose marriage has been legally ended See related entries: Separation Word Origin late Middle English: the noun from Old French divorce, from Latin divortium, based on divertere, from di- ‘aside’ + vertere ‘to turn’; the verb from Old French divorcer, from late Latin divortiare, from divortium.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: divorcé

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