au revoir

au revoir

[oh ruh-vwar; English oh ruh-vwahr]
interjection French.
until we see each other again; good-bye for the present.
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au revoir (o rəvwar)
 
sentence substitute
goodbye
 
[literally: to the seeing again]

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au revoir
1690s, from Fr., lit. "to the seeing again."
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