un bouchon

Definition: cork, stopper, top, plug, cap; traffic jam

Ce vin sent le bouchon - This wine is corked

Où est le bouchon pour cette carafe ? - Where's the stopper for this carafe?

Related: boucher - to cork, plug, block; un bouche-trou - stop-gap

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Pronunciation: [boo sho(n)]