Definition of Perdu. Meaning of Perdu. Synonyms of Perdu

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Definition of Perdu

Perdu
Perdu Per*du", n. [See Perdu, a.] 1. One placed on watch, or in ambush. 2. A soldier sent on a forlorn hope. --Shak.
Perdu
Perdu Per*du", Perdue Per*due", a. [F. perdu, f. perdue, lost, p. p. of perdre to lose, L. perdere. See Perdition.] 1. Lost to view; in concealment or ambush; close. He should lie perdue who is to walk the round. --Fuller. 2. Accustomed to, or employed in, desperate enterprises; hence, reckless; hopeless. ``A perdue captain.' --Beau. & Fl.

Meaning of Perdu from wikipedia

- pain perdu for sunk costs. It may also be called pain doré, "golden bread", in Canada. There are fifteenth-century English recipes for pain perdu. An Austrian...
- In Search of Lost Time (French: À la recherche du temps perdu), first translated into English as Remembrance of Things Past, and sometimes referred to...
- Perdu d'avance is the debut album of the French rapper Orelsan. It was released on 16 February 2009 by 3e Bureau and 7th Magnitude. It peaked at number...
- I Lost My Body (French: J'ai perdu mon corps) is a 2019 French adult animated film directed by Jérémy Clapin [fr]. It premiered in the International Critics'...
- commemorative coin. De Gaulle's famous quote: "La France a perdu une bataille! Mais la France n'a pas perdu la guerre" ("France has lost a battle, but France has...
- Lost-wax casting (also called "investment casting", "precision casting", or cire perdue which has been adopted into English from the French, pronounced [siʁ...
- The City of Lost Children (French: La Cité des enfants perdus) is a 1995 science fantasy film directed by Marc Caro and Jean-Pierre Jeunet, written by...
- wrote the monumental novel In Search of Lost Time (À la recherche du temps perdu; with the previous English title translation of Remembrance of Things Past)...
- 11°14′56″E / 20.645°N 11.249°E / 20.645; 11.249 The Lost Tree (French: Arbre Perdu), also known as the Arbre Thierry Sabine, is a very isolated tree in the...
- "Les Paradis perdus" ("the lost paradises") is a 1973 French song by Christophe, written by Christophe and Jean Michel Jarre. It reached no.20 on the French...