bon ton[bōn tōn′; Fr bōn tōn′]
bon ton definition by Webster's New World
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- fine manners
- fashionable society
Origin: French good tone
bon ton definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- a. A sophisticated manner or style.b. The proper thing to do.
- High society.
Origin: French : bon, good + ton, tone.