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The Synonym of - babouche (noun)

Word Example of - babouche

    Example Sentences for babouche

    Mouley came shuffling up in his babouche slippers and we both ordered another schooner of beer.

Word Origin & History of - babouche

    Word Origin & History

    babouche 1690s, from Fr. babouche, from Arabic babush, from Pers. papush, from pa "foot" (related to Avestan pad-, see foot) + posh "covering." Arabic, lacking a -p-, regularly converts -p- in foreign words to -b-.