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farouche

[fa-roosh] /faˈruʃ/
adjective, French.
1.
2.
sullenly unsociable or shy.
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British Dictionary definitions for farouche

farouche

/faruʃ/
adjective
1.
sullen or shy
2.
socially inept
Word Origin
C18: from French, from Old French faroche, from Late Latin forasticus from without, from Latin foras out of doors
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