What does au fond mean?

Definitions for au fondoʊ ˈfɔ̃

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  1. Aristotle:

    The gods too are fond of a joke.

  2. Geoffrey F. Albert:

    One who's our friend is fond of us one who's fond of us isn't necessarily our friend.

  3. Jim Harbaugh:

    I wanted to finish what I started -- what we started, and I have great fond memories of it.

  4. Confucius:

    I am not one who was born in the possession of knowledge I am one who is fond of antiquity, and earnest in seeking it there.

  5. Marguerite Duras:

    You have to be very fond of men. Very, very fond. You have to be very fond of them to love them. Otherwise they're simply unbearable.

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