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  voix raclée
  voix soufflée
  voix3
  volitif
  volition
  volume
  voûte palatine
vouvoiement
  voyelle
  voyelle mixte
  voyelle non labialisée
  voyelle réduite
  voyelle rétroflexe
  voyelle sombre
  voyelle tonique

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English

use of the formal 'vous'

[Subentry of formal2]

Fr    vouvoiement

Synonym(s): use of the polite pronoun

Antonym(s): use of the familiar "tu", use of the familiar pronoun

Related term(s): address form, form of address

Domain: Sociolinguistics

Source(s): Crystal 2001: 347


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  uptake
  usage1
  usage2
  use1
  use2
  use of the familiar pronoun
  use of the familiar 'tu'
use of the formal 'vous'
  use of the polite pronoun
  user
  utter
  utterance1
  utterance2
  utterance pattern
  utterance-token

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