Origin of musette
Examples from the Web for musette
Historical Examples of musette
Pellisson was shut up with a Basque who used to play to him on the musette.Legends of the Bastille
Is her milk as white and as good as the milk of your snowy pet, Musette?
Tell me, my child, what colour is your favourite heifer Musette?
When accompanied by a musette, the gavotte is always repeated.Critical & Historical Essays
And on his side, Marcel is hard and fast in love with Musette.Bohemians of the Latin Quarter
Word Origin for musette
"small bagpipe," late 14c., from Old French musette "bagpipe" (13c.), from muser "to play the bagpipe, make music," from mus "mouth, muzzle," from Medieval Latin musum (see muzzle (n.)). As "a composition for a musette" from 1811, from French.