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French word enfant terrible comes from French enfant (Child (offspring). Child (someone who is not yet an adult).), French terrible ((all senses) terrible. (colloquial) great, excellent.).

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Enfant terrible detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
enfant French (fra) Child (offspring). Child (someone who is not yet an adult).
terrible French (fra) (all senses) terrible. (colloquial) great, excellent.
enfant terrible French (fra) Enfant terrible.