Definition of bondieuserie in English:

bondieuserie

noun

  • 1A church ornament or devotional object, especially one of little artistic merit.

    1. 1.1mass noun Bondieuseries considered collectively.
      • ‘So many things become bondieuserie in the end - respectable and beautiful, but comical because they are such cliches.’

Origin

1940s: from French, from bon ‘good’ + Dieu ‘God’.

Pronunciation

bondieuserie

/bɔ̃djøzʀi//bɒnˈdjəːz(ə)ri/