state, quality, or instance of being: negritude
Origin of -tudeFrench ; from Classical Latin -tudo (gen. -tudinis)
a musical composition for a solo instrument, designed to give practice in some special point of technique, but often performed for its artistic worth
Origin of étudeFr, study
Condition, state, or quality: exactitude.
Origin of -tudeFrench, from Old French, from Latin -t&umacron;d&omacron;, -t&umacron;din-.