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Wednesday, January 13

Boîte

[bwat]

Part of speech: noun

Origin: French, unknown

1.

A small restaurant or nightclub.

Examples of Boîte in a sentence

"Pierre was delighted to learn the new boîte was not too far from his apartment."

"This boîte has the best happy hour in town."

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About Boîte

Boîte means "box" in French. This word's origins and how it became widely used to describe restaurants and nightclubs is, unfortunately, unknown.

Did you Know?

Not every restaurant is a boîte. If a restaurant is small and has a vibrant nightlife, then it is considered a boîte.

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