Lorgnette definitions

lôrn-yĕt'
Eyeglasses attached to a handle.
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Opera glasses similarly mounted.
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A pair of eyeglasses or opera glasses with a short handle.
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An opera glass with a handle.
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Elaborate double eyeglasses.
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Origin of lorgnette

French from lorgner to peer at from Old French from lorgne squinting of Germanic origin