Meaning of depanneur in English:

depanneur

(also dépanneur)

Pronunciation /ˌdɛpəˈnəː/

noun

Canadian
  • (especially in Quebec) a small shop or convenience store.

    • ‘you can buy beer at the depanneur along with your smokes and lotto tickets’

Origin

Canadian French dépanneur, from French (in the sense ‘mechanic, repairman’) (the Canadian French sense apparently deriving from the idea that last-minute or emergency purchases can be made from such a store).