[frang-kuh-fohn] /ˈfræŋ kəˌfoʊn/
[frang-kuh-fon-ik] /ˌfræŋ kəˈfɒn ɪk/ (Show IPA). speaking French, especially as a member of a French-speaking population.
a person who speaks French, especially a native speaker.
a person who speaks French, esp a native speaker
speaking French as a native language
using French as a lingua franca
1900, from Franco- + -phone.
[frang-koh-proh-vuh n-sahl, -prov-uh n-] /ˌfræŋ koʊˌproʊ vənˈsɑl, -ˌprɒv ən-/ noun 1. a Romance dialect group of western Switzerland and neighboring parts of France: closely related to both Provençal and northern French.
- Franco-Prussian War
[frang-koh pruhsh-uh n] /ˈfræŋ koʊ ˈprʌʃ ən/ noun 1. the war between France and Prussia, 1870–71. noun 1. the war of 1870–71 between France and Prussia culminating in the fall of the French Second Empire and the founding of the German empire
[frahn-tee-rœr] /frɑ̃ tiˈrœr/ noun, plural francs-tireurs [frahn-tee-rœr] /frɑ̃ tiˈrœr/ (Show IPA). French. 1. a sharpshooter in the French army. /frɑ̃tirœr/ noun 1. a sniper 2. a guerrilla or irregular soldier n. “sharpshooter of the irregular infantry,” 1808, French, literally “free-shooter,” from franc “free” (see frank) + tireur “shooter,” from tirer “to draw, shoot” (see tirade). […]
/ˈfræŋə/ noun 1. (Austral, slang) a condom