Definition of droit in English:

droit

noun

Law
historical
  • A right or due.

    • ‘But the paradox that I'd like to submit for discussion is the following: it is this deconstructible structure of law, or if you prefer of justice as droit, that also insures the possibility of deconstruction.’

Origin

Late Middle English: from Old French, based on Latin directus straight, right, direct.

Pronunciation:

droit

/drɔɪt/