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bon appétit

[baw na-pey-tee] /bɔ na peɪˈti/
interjection, French.
(I wish you) a hearty appetite. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • For the ultimate refreshing dessert, look no further than this creation from a bon appétit “Tastemaker of the Year.”

    Fresh Picks Candace Nelson June 28, 2010
Contemporary definitions for bon appétit

good appetite!, a salutation before eating

Word Origin

French for good appetite

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