[ pahy-yahr, pey- ]
/ paɪˈyɑr, peɪ- /


a scallop, especially of veal or chicken, that is pounded flat and grilled or sautéed quickly.

Nearby words

  1. paige, satchel,
  2. paigle,
  3. paignton,
  4. pail,
  5. pailful,
  6. paillasse,
  7. paillette,
  8. paillon,
  9. paimio chair,
  10. pain Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for paillard

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

  • 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

Word Origin and History for paillard



variant of palliard.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper