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How is the word spelled in French, that is the word exclaimed a the beginning of a fencing dual.... that "sounds like"  too-shay?

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At the beginning of a fencing bout, the phrase is En garde! You're thinking of Touché! -- that's the cry when a hit is scored. It simply means touched.

Note that touché has been adopted in English to mark a metaphorical "hit" -- as when someone having an argument or discussion admits that the opposing point of view has scored a "point."

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