"vedette" Definition

  1. n. A sentinel, usually on horseback, stationed on the outpost of an army, to watch an enemy and give notice of danger; a vidette.

More About vedette

Position in dictionary: 107050 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "vedette": 1
Words that end with "vedette": 1
Words that contain "vedette": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of vedette

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