Definition of Pierrot noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈpɪərəʊ//
, BrE//ˈpjerəʊ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɪəroʊ//
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a male character in traditional French plays, with a sad white face and a pointed hat Word OriginFrench, diminutive of the male given name Pierre ‘Peter’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Pierrot