Merriam Websters French English Dictionary -

croissant definition of croissant by merriam webster - history and etymology for croissant french literally crescent from middle french from present participle of croistre to grow from latin crescere more at crescent, definition of fawn dictionary by merriam webster - did you know verb some people will be glad to learn the origins of fawn and there s a hint about the word s etymology in that declaration middle english speakers adapted an old english word meaning to rejoice to create the verb faunen which shifted in spelling over time to become fawn, webster s dictionary wikipedia - webster s dictionary is any of the dictionaries edited by noah webster in the early nineteenth century and numerous related or unrelated dictionaries that have adopted the webster s name webster s has become a genericized trademark in the u s for dictionaries of the english language and is widely used in english dictionary titles merriam webster is the corporate heir to noah webster s