a French working-class girl
Origin of grisetteFr, origin, originally , gray woolen cloth used for dresses worn by working-class girls ; from gris, gray: see grisaille
A French working-class girl or young woman.
Origin of grisetteFrench, a cheap gray dress fabric, grisette, from gris, gray; see grisaille.
- A French girl or young married woman of the lower class; especially, a young working-class woman of perceived easy morals.