charmeuse

play
noun char·meuse \(ˌ)shär-ˈmüz, -ˈmüs, -ˈmyüz, -ˈmə(r)z\

Definition of charmeuse

  1. :  a fine semilustrous crepe in satin weave

Origin and Etymology of charmeuse

French, feminine of charmeur charmer, from charmer to charm

Learn More about charmeuse


Seen and Heard

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

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

sad or melancholy

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!