coudoiement etymology

French word coudoiement comes from French -ment, French coudoyer

Detailed word origin of coudoiement

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ment French (fra) Used to form adverbs (from the feminine form of an adjective), most of the time equivalent to the English -wise, -ly. Used to form nouns from verbs, usually of action or state resulting of them. Equivalent to the English -ment.
coudoyer French (fra) (obsolete) to elbow (someone). To encounter regularly. To press together, be elbow-to-elbow.
coudoiement French (fra) Close contact, elbowing, rubbing shoulders with other people.

Words with the same origin as coudoiement

Descendants of -ment
absolument apparemment autrement certainement changement clairement comment complètement directement doucement facilement finalement franchement gouvernement heureusement honnêtement justement mouvement normalement parfaitement précédemment tellement totalement également évidemment