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Au fond

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Au fond At bottom; fundamentally; essentially.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F., lit., at the bottom

Usage

In literature:

A fond embrace, ahoi ae au, until we meet again.
"The House of Pride" by Jack London
Au fond Kollomietzev was right!
"Virgin Soil" by Ivan S. Turgenev
But still both of them had au fond a deep need of love, and a power of lavishing love.
"The Altar Fire" by Arthur Christopher Benson
She's not a bad little thing, au fond, when you get to know her.
"Hilda Wade" by Grant Allen
Nous etions bien sur la banquette de cuir, au fond, dans ce coin tranquille.
"Histoires grises" by E. Edouard Tavernier
Au fond, ce n'est jamais le destin, c'est toujours la sagesse, qu'il attaque.
"Plays, Acting and Music" by Arthur Symons
Au fond, le monisme contemporain est du spinozisme pur.
"Essays in Radical Empiricism" by William James
Qu'importe tout cela au fond de votre histoire?
"Popular Tales" by Charles Perrault
Le Conseil administratif s'adresse aux Puissances pour obtenir les fonds necessaires au fonctionnement de la Cour.
"International Law. A Treatise. Volume II (of 2)" by Lassa Francis Oppenheim
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In news:

Ben Vaughn, formerly of Grace and Au Fond Farmtable, on Food Network.
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In science:

Aspirant au Fonds National de la Recherche Scientifique (Belgium). (∗∗ )Supported by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft. (∗∗∗ )Also at Centro de Estudios Cient´ıficos de Santiago, Chile.
Local BRST cohomology in the antifield formalism: II. Application to Yang-Mills theory
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