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fumet1 (fjuːˈmɛt Pronunciation for fumet1

Definitions

noun

  1. a strong-flavoured liquor from cooking fish, meat, or game: used to flavour sauces

Word Origin

French, literally: aroma

fumet2 (ˈfjuːmət Pronunciation for fumet2

Definitions

noun

  1. (often plural) (archaic) the dropping of a deer

Word Origin

C16 fewmet: probably via Old French from Latin fimāre to spread dung on, from fimus dung

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