Definition of Tuileries in English:

Tuileries

proper noun

  • Formal gardens next to the Louvre in Paris. The gardens are all that remain of the Tuileries Palace, a royal residence begun in 1564 and burnt down in 1871 during the Commune of Paris.

Origin

French, literally Tile-works: the palace was built on the site of an ancient tile works.

Pronunciation:

Tuileries

/ˈtwiːləri//French tɥilʀi/