- The definition of a patisserie is a fancy pastry or a place that makes fancy pastries.
An example of a patisserie is a bakery that sells French pastry.
A baker in a patisserie.
patisserie definition by Webster's New World
- fancy pastry
- a shop where such pastry is made and sold
Origin: French pâtisserie ; from Middle French ; from Old French an unverified form pastiz, pastry (; from Vulgar Latin pasticium ; from Late Latin pasta, dough, paste) plush -erie, -ery
patisserie definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: French pâtisserie, from Old French pastiserie, from pasticier, to make pastry, from *pastitz, pastry, from Vulgar Latin *pastīcium, from Late Latin pasta, dough; see paste1.