Definition of 'billet'
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On the arm of the sofa lies last night's attempt at a reconciliatory billet doux to Anna. LOVE YOU MADLY (2002)They said goodbye and John went to his bedroom, to sit at a bare table in the requisitioned billet and write to Hilda. DARE CALL IT TREASON (2002)
I asked for another operational billet, and they asked me if I'd be interested in going TAD to the SAS. THE SHADOWS OF POWER (2002)
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Used Occasionally. billet is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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