Definition of millefleurs in English:

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millefleurs

Pronunciation: /mēlˈflər/ Pronunciation: /-ˈflo͝or/

noun

A pattern of flowers and leaves used in tapestry, on porcelain, or in other decorative items.
Example sentences
  • At the moment, driving to town is like driving through the middle of a Millefleurs tapestry.

Origin

Mid 19th century: French, literally 'a thousand flowers'.

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Syllabification: mille·fleurs

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