Share this entry

Share this page

faisandé

Line breaks: fais|an¦dé
Pronunciation: /ˈfɛzɒ̃deɪ/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of faisandé in English:

adjective

literary
Affected; artificial: the overripe, faisandé aspect of certain productions lacking in instinct and in juice

Origin

French, literally '(of game) hung until high'.

Definition of faisandé in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day orthoepy
Pronunciation: ôrˈTHōəpē
noun
the correct or accepted pronunciation of words