Meaning of bon ton

bon ton

Pronunciation: (bon' ton' Fr. bôn tôn'), [key]
  1. good or elegant form or style.
  2. something regarded as fashionably correct: The bon ton in this circle is to dress well and know influential people.
  3. fashionable society.
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