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Synonyms for contretempsˈkɒn trəˌtɑ̃; Fr. kɔ̃trəˈtɑ̃; -ˌtɑ̃z; Fr. -ˈtɑ̃

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contretemps(noun)

    an awkward clash

    "he tried to smooth over his contretemps with the policeman"

Wiktionary

  1. contretemps(noun)

    Synonyms:
    hitch, mishap

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. contretemps(n.)

    Synonyms:
    [Fr.] mishap, mischance, accident


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