What Does the French Word 'Chouette' Mean in English?

It has a few meanings

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The French word "chouette" can be a noun, adjective or exclamation. Here are some examples of how you might use it.


une chouette (noun, feminine): owl

Regarde, une chouette ! 
Look, an owl!

chouette (adjective): great, nice or cool

Ta copine est chouette.
Your girlfriend is nice.

chouette (exclamation): great, nice or cool

C'est chouette ! 
That's great!

Très chouette ! 
Very cool!


The word "chouette" is pronounced [shweht].