[kuh-til-yuh n, koh-; French kaw-tee-yawn]

noun, plural co·til·lons [kuh-til-yuh nz, koh-; French kaw-tee-yawn] /kəˈtɪl yənz, koʊ-; French kɔ tiˈyɔ̃/. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for cotillon

Historical Examples of cotillon

  • Come and join me in the little Saloon of the Mirrors by and by, during the Cotillon.

  • Towards the end of our stay the proprietors of the hotel gave a Cotillon.

  • She had finally brushed him out as a girl flecks the mirror in a cotillon.

    Love and Lucy

    Maurice Henry Hewlett

  • And if you are very good you shall be my cotillon partner on Wednesday.

    Rene Mauperin

    Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt

  • The girl had a kind of flimsy prettiness which suggested a cotillon favor.


    Maud Wilder Goodwin