propre-à-rien etymology

French word propre-à-rien comes from French propre

Detailed word origin of propre-à-rien

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
propre French (fra) (before a noun) own. (followed by the preposition à) proper to, specific to, particular to. (mathematics) eigen-. Clean. House-trained.
propre-à-rien French (fra)