Definition of petit-maître in English:

petit-maître

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Pronunciation: /ˌpətɪˈmeɪtr(ə), p(ə)timɛtʀ/

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noun

  • 1A dandy or fop.
  • 2A minor musician, writer, or other artist.

Origin

French, literally 'little master'.

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