japonaiserie


ja·po·nais·e·rie

noun, often capitalized \zhä-p-ne-zə-ˈrē, -nez-ˈrē\

Definition of JAPONAISERIE

:  a style in art reflecting Japanese qualities or motifs; also :  an object or decoration in this style

Origin of JAPONAISERIE

French, from japonais Japanese
First Known Use: 1896

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: Japonian
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Jap mink
All Words Near: japonaiserie

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up japonaiserie? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).