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



BrE BrE//ˈenvɔɪ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈenvɔɪ//
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a line or a group of lines which forms the conclusion to a poem Word Originlate Middle English: from Old French envoi, from envoyer ‘send’, from en voie ‘on the way’, based on Latin via ‘way’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: envoi