[pee-uh-ret; French pye-ret]
- the female counterpart of a Pierrot, usually accompanying him, as in an entertainment or masquerade.
Origin of Pierrette
First recorded in 1885–90
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Examples from the Web for pierrette
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Fanny had fitted her out with clever fingers as a black Pierrette.
It had been delivered by hand and was addressed simply to "Pierrette, In the Attic."
Come out and play with me, Pierrette; I will not kiss even your hands if you object.
And you—do you and Pierrette think about things the same way?
But neither a blue-eyed nor a black-eyed nor a gray-eyed Pierrette was to be thought of.