Grisette meaning

grĭ-zĕt'
A French working-class girl or young woman.
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A French working-class girl.
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A French girl or young married woman of the lower class; especially, a young working-class woman of perceived easy morals.
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Origin of grisette

  • French a cheap gray dress fabric, grisette from gris gray grisaille
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From French grisette, from gris (“grey”).
    From Wiktionary