deb vs debutante what difference

what is difference between deb and debutante

English

Etymology

Shortening.

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɛb

Noun

deb (plural debs)

  1. (informal) Clipping of debutante.
  2. (informal) Debutante ball or debut.

Anagrams

  • B.Ed., BDE, BED, DBE, EBD, Edb., bed

Dutch

Etymology

Shortening of debiel.

Noun

deb m (plural debben)

  1. (Belgium, offensive, colloquial) Clipping of debiel.

Anagrams

  • bed

Italian

Etymology

English

Noun

deb f (invariable)

  1. deb, debutante

Palauan

Etymology

From Pre-Palauan *ðəbu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *təbuh, from Proto-Austronesian *təbuS.

Noun

deb

  1. sugar cane

White Hmong

Etymology

From Proto-Hmong-Mien *qʷuw (far). Cognate with Iu Mien go.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /de˥/

Adjective

deb

  1. far


English

Alternative forms

  • débutante
  • debûtante

Etymology

From French débutante.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌdɛbjuːˈtɑːnt/, /ˌdeɪbjuːˈtɑːnt/

Noun

debutante (plural debutantes)

  1. A young woman who makes her first formal appearance in society.
    Synonym: (informal) deb
  2. A female debutant, especially in sport and entertainment.

Translations

Derived terms

Coordinate terms

  • debutant

Further reading

  • debutante on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
  • “debutante”, in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press, 2019–present.

Anagrams

  • unabetted

Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from French débutante or from debutant +‎ -e.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˌdeː.byˈtɑn.tə/
  • Hyphenation: de‧bu‧tan‧te
  • Rhymes: -ɑntə

Noun

debutante f (plural debutantes, masculine debutant)

  1. A debutante, a woman who debuts.

Related terms

  • debuteren
  • debuut

Spanish

Adjective

debutante (plural debutantes)

  1. novice, first-time

Noun

debutante m or f (plural debutantes)

  1. debutant, beginner, first-timer

Please follow and like us:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Social Share Buttons and Icons powered by Ultimatelysocial