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was proposed for deletion. This page is an archive of the discussion about the proposed deletion. This page is no longer live. Further comments should be made on the article's talk page rather than here so that this page is preserved as an historic record. The result of the debate was to redirect to party.

French-English dictionary entry. Correct but not encyclopedical. --Kpalion 22:57, 25 Nov 2004 (UTC)

It could potentially be an encyclopedia article. Move to Wiktionary unless expanded. [[User:Poccil|Peter O. (Talk)]] 23:21, Nov 25, 2004 (UTC)
  • Delete DCEdwards1966 23:50, Nov 25, 2004 (UTC)
  • Delete dictdef, transwiki if it helps. --fvw* 00:35, 2004 Nov 26 (UTC)
  • Delete and Transwiki into Wiktionary. David Johnson 01:06, 26 Nov 2004 (UTC)
  • Delete: I don't think we should transwiki questionable dictdefs. Wiktionary isn't dying for new content this way. A "soiree," at least in Am. Engl., is an evening party. (Hmmm, actually, it has always been an evening party, even in French.) Geogre 02:59, 26 Nov 2004 (UTC)
  • Redirect to party. -Sean Curtin 03:16, Nov 26, 2004 (UTC)
    • I thought soirée was an exclusively French word. If it's really used in English, then I agree with a redirect to party. --Kpalion 03:47, 26 Nov 2004 (UTC)
      • It is used in English as a loanword. Redirect to party --Improv 05:30, 26 Nov 2004 (UTC)
  • Redirect, of course its used in English language. [[User:Radman1|RaD Man (talk)]] 05:55, 26 Nov 2004 (UTC)
  • Redirect Mind you, a soirée is usually a fancy party, chock-full of pretentious people :) The Steve 13:38, Nov 27, 2004 (UTC)
  • Redirect Soirée is used in English for party. Mfecane 21:45, 27 Nov 2004 (UTC)

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