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entre nous

[ahn-truh noo; French ahn-truh noo] /ˌɑn trə ˈnu; French ɑ̃ trə ˈnu/
noun
1.
between ourselves; confidentially.
Origin
1680-1690
1680-90; < French
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entre nous

/French ɑ̃trə nu/
adverb
1.
between ourselves; in confidence
Word Origin
C17: from French
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between us, in private, confidentially

Word Origin

French 'between ourselves'

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entre nous

"in private," French, literally "between ourselves."

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