Dernier Cri Definition

dĕrnyā krē
The latest fashion; last word.
Webster's New World
Dernier cri is defined as something in fashion that is trendy or on the cutting edge.
An example of dernier cri is the latest fashion from the Milan runway.

Origin of Dernier Cri

  • French dernier last, latest cri cry

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French dernier cri.

    From Wiktionary

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