A stock male character in French pantomime, with a sad white-painted face, a loose white costume, and a pointed hat.
More example sentences
- As the clown Pierrot, he embodies unrequited love.
- He looks like a bizarre Pierrot.
- "So will I, for I want to dance, and I am sure I shall make you laugh as Pierrot."
French, diminutive of the male given name Pierre 'Peter'.
Definition of Pierrot in:
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