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dernier cri

[dern-yey kree, durn-; French der-nyey kree] /ˈdɛrn yeɪ ˈkri, ˈdɜrn-; French dɛr nyeɪ ˈkri/
noun
1.
the latest fashion; last word.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; < French: literally, last cry
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dernier cri

/dɛrnje kri/
noun le dernier cri ()
1.
the latest fashion; the last word
Word Origin
literally: last cry
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