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Manque

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Adjective

1. manque, would-be

unfulfilled or frustrated in realizing an ambition

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Manque

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noun
the section on a roulette table which includes the numbers 1 to 18 or a bet placed in this area
adjective
(postpositive)
unfulfilled; potential; would-be
the manager is an actor manqué

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Manque

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adjective
1. 
that falls short of the goal; unsuccessful or defective
2. 
potential but unrealized; would-be
placed after the noun it modifies [a scholar manqué]: also used of a woman, in which case it is spelled manˈquée

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Manque

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adj.
Unfulfilled or frustrated in the realization of one's ambitions or capabilities: an artist manqué.

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