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douce


douce


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Douce  \Douce\,  a.  [F.  doux,  masc.,  douce,  fem.,  sweet,  fr  L. 
  duleis  sweet.] 
  1.  Sweet;  pleasant.  [Obs.] 
 
  2.  Sober;  prudent;  sedate;  modest.  [Scot.] 
 
  And  this  is  a  douce,  honest  man.  --Sir  W. 
  Scott.