Definition of chansonnette in English:

chansonnette

(also chansonette)

noun

  • Especially in French contexts: a short or light-hearted song.

Origin

Mid 18th century. From French chansonnette, † chansonette from chanson + -ette.

Pronunciation

chansonnette

/ˌʃɒnsəˈnɛt//ˌʃɒ̃səˈnɛt/