[ pey-tee-yahn ]
/ peɪ tiˈyɑ̃ /
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adjective French.(of wine)
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Words nearby pétillant
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How to use pétillant in a sentence
In 1734 he speaks of his mousseux sablant, and forwards to the Marquis de Polignac both mousseux and petillant.A History of Champagne|Henry Vizetelly
British Dictionary definitions for pétillant
/ French (petijɑ̃) /
(of wine) slightly effervescent
Word Origin for pétillant
French, from pétiller to effervesce
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