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chez

[shey] /ʃeɪ/
preposition, French.
1.
at or in the home of; with.
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British Dictionary definitions for chez

chez

/ʃe/
preposition
1.
at the home of
2.
with, among, or in the manner of
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Word Origin and History for chez

1740, from French chez "at the house of," from Old French chiese "house" (12c.), from Latin casa "house." Used with French personal names, meaning "house of _____."

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