patisserie[pə tis′ə rē; Fr pä tēs rē′]
- 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.
- fancy pastry
- a shop where such pastry is made and sold
Origin of patisserieFrench pâtisserie ; from Middle French ; from Old French an unverified form pastiz, pastry (; from Vulgar Latin pasticium ; from Late Latin pasta, dough, paste) + -erie, -ery
A bakery specializing in French pastry.
Origin of patisserieFrench pâtisserie, from Old French pastiserie, from pasticier, to make pastry, from *pastitz, pastry, from Vulgar Latin *pastīcium, from Late Latin pasta, dough; see paste1.