noun, plural serre-pa·piers [sair-pap-yeyz; French ser-pa-pyey]. /sɛər pæpˈyeɪz; French sɛr paˈpyeɪ/.
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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
Thus if the operations against Serre failed, the whole Divisional attack would be compromised.The History of the 51st (Highland) Division 1914-1918|Frederick William Bewsher