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paillard

[pahy-yahr, pey-]
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noun
  1. a scallop, especially of veal or chicken, that is pounded flat and grilled or sautéed quickly.
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Related Words for paillard

lecher, sensualist, rake, voluptuary, profligate, debauchee, satyr, cyprian, paillard

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Historical Examples of paillard

  • Once in a blue moon I found the resolution to enter, pushing the door open timidly, like a provincial venturing into Paillard's.

    To Tell You the Truth

    Leonard Merrick

  • It is, of course, not up to Chevillard or Paillard form, but quite good enough for ordinary requirements.


Word Origin and History for paillard

n.

variant of palliard.

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