aperçu

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/apɛrsy/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(a per sy)


WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
a•per•çu  (a per sy),USA pronunciation n., pl.  -çus (a per sy),USA pronunciation [French.]
  1. a hasty glance;
    a glimpse.
  2. an immediate estimate or judgment;
    understanding;
    insight.
  3. an outline or summary.
  • literally, perceived

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
aperçu French: /apɛrsy/ n
  1. an outline; summary
  2. an insight
Etymology: from apercevoir to perceive
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