Definitions for boudoirˈbu dwɑr, -dwɔr
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bou•doirˈbu dwɑr, -dwɔr(n.)
a woman's bedroom or private sitting room.
Origin of boudoir:
1775–85; < F: lit., a sulking place
a lady's bedroom or private sitting room
A woman's private sitting room, dressing room, or bedroom.
Origin: From boudoir, from bouder.
a small room, esp. if pleasant, or elegantly furnished, to which a lady may retire to be alone, or to receive intimate friends; a lady's (or sometimes a gentleman's) private room
A boudoir is a lady's private bedroom, sitting room or dressing room. The term derives from the French verb bouder, meaning "to be sulky" or boudeur, meaning "sulky".
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