Origin of papier-mâché
Words nearby papier-mâché
How to use papier-mâché in a sentence
His papier-mâché characters are either sounding boards or set dressing.
Villa and Zapata looked on, smiling their papier mache smiles, sure they had seen something like this before.
A collection of rock-like papier-mâché sculptures stands across from “Cymbals, Smoke and Scissors.”
The rhinoceros, again looking pretty aimless and beaten down, was made—beautifully—of papier mache.
A pregame rally south of the Washington Monument featured drum circles and papier maché puppets.
Papier maché buttons came in with Henry Clay's patent in 1778.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
It is also the prime ingredient in the papier moure, a popular fly paper.
L A composition of papier mach, with which Dr. Azoux has so beautifully represented anatomical subjects.History of Embalming|J. N. Gannal
The pole whereby it swung between the shoulders of the bearers was rich with the painted papier-maché of Cashmere.Soldier Stories|Rudyard Kipling
Filter through papier Chardin, by the aid of a hot-water funnel, if necessary (Fig. 101), into a sterile flask.The Elements of Bacteriological Technique|John William Henry Eyre