papier collé


pa·​pier col·​lé ˌpä-ˌpyā-(ˌ)kȯ-ˈlā How to pronounce papier collé (audio)
plural papiers collés ˌpä-ˌpyā-(ˌ)kȯ-ˈlā(z) How to pronounce papier collé (audio)

Word History


French, glued paper

First Known Use

1935, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of papier collé was in 1935

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Cite this Entry

“Papier collé.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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