Definition of millefleurs in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈmilfləː


  • A pattern of flowers and leaves used in tapestry, on porcelain, or in other decorative items: [as modifier]: he drew the traditional millefleurs flowers
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    • At the moment, driving to town is like driving through the middle of a Millefleurs tapestry.


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

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