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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Décolleté [da-coal-ta].
 
Nothing even décolloté should be uttered before ladiesi.e. bearing the least semblance to a double entendre. Décolleté is the French for a “dress cut low about the bosom.”   1
 


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