Meaning of “French Foreign Legion” in the English Dictionary

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"French Foreign Legion" in English

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French Foreign Legionnoun

uk /ˌfrentʃ fɒr.ən ˈliː.dʒən/ us /ˌfrentʃ fɔːr.ən ˈliː.dʒən/ also Foreign Legion

Examples from literature

  • But—that something in human beings which is unaccountable, when they are well bred, made him join the French Foreign Legion immediately war broke out, and behave with great gallantry. 

(Definition of “French Foreign Legion” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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