noun, Older Slang.
(Brit) a slang term for condom
A condom; rubber: He was too shy to go in and buy a French letter (1856+)
- French lilac
noun 1. another name for goat’s-rue (sense 1)
[french-muh n] /ˈfrɛntʃ mən/ noun, plural Frenchmen. 1. a native or inhabitant of the French nation. 2. a French ship. /ˈfrɛntʃmən/ noun (pl) -men 1. a native, citizen, or inhabitant of France
- French manicure
noun a type of manicure designed to resemble natural nails, with painted pink base with white tips Examples The French manicure enhances the contrast between the main part of your nail and its tip. See French tip Word Origin 18th c.
noun 1. a composite plant, Tagetes patula, of Mexico, having yellow flowers with red markings.