Watteau

adjective Wat·teau \ (ˌ)wä-ˈtō \

Definition of Watteau

1 of a hat : shallow-crowned and having a wide brim turned up at the back to hold flower trimmings
2 of women's dress : having back pleats falling loosely from neckline to hem

Origin and Etymology of watteau

Antoine Watteau


Watteau

biographical name Wat·teau \ wä-ˈtō , vä- \

Definition of Watteau

(Jean-) Antoine 1684–1721 French painter

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