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après-ski

[ah-prey-skee, ap-rey-] /ˌɑ preɪˈski, ˌæp reɪ-/
noun
1.
the period of relaxation that follows skiing:
menus suitable for après-ski.
adjective
2.
pertaining to or suitable for such a time:
après-ski clothes; an après-ski party.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55; < French, equivalent to après after + ski ski, skiing
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British Dictionary definitions for apres-ski

après-ski

/ˌæpreɪˈskiː/
noun
1.
  1. social activity following a day's skiing
  2. (as modifier): an après-ski outfit
Word Origin
French, literally: after ski
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