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Meaning of DOUCEUR

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dou`ceur"\, n. [F., fr. doux sweet. See {Douce}.]
1. Gentleness and sweetness of manner; agreeableness.
   --Chesterfield.

2. A gift for service done or to be done; an honorarium; a
   present; sometimes, a bribe. --Burke.

 

 

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