cla·​queur kla-ˈkər How to pronounce claqueur (audio)
: a member of a claque

Word History


French, from claquer to clap

First Known Use

1837, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of claqueur was in 1837

Dictionary Entries Near claqueur

Cite this Entry

“Claqueur.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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