noun, plural chan·teuses [shan-too-siz; French shahn-tœz] /ʃænˈtu sɪz; French ʃɑ̃ˈtœz/.
- chantilly lace,
Origin of chanteuse
Examples from the Web for chanteuse
Lorde, the 17-year-old New Zealand chanteuse, can apparently do no wrong.Watch Lorde’s Magical New Music Video For Her Song “Team”|Marlow Stern|December 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
So, it came as a major surprise when the Icelandic chanteuse unleashed a wild attack on a reporter back in 1996.
Word Origin for chanteuse
"female singer of popular songs," 1888, from French chanteuse (16c.), fem. agent noun of chanter "to sing" (see chant (v.)). In Old French, the word was chanteresse.