[ ey-pohl-yair; French ey-poh-lyer ]

noun,plural é·pau·lières [ey-pohl-yairz; French ey-poh-lyer]. /ˌeɪ poʊlˈyɛərz; French eɪ poʊˈlyɛr/. Armor.

Origin of épaulière

<French, equivalent to épaule (see epaulet) + -ière, feminine form of -ier-ier2; cf. brassiere

Words Nearby épaulière

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use épaulière in a sentence

  • I smote him back, a mighty blow upon his epauliere that shore the steel plate from his shoulder, and left him a vulnerable spot.

    The Shame of Motley | Raphael Sabatini