Definition of etagere in English:

etagere

(also étagère)

noun

  • A piece of furniture with open shelves for displaying ornaments.

    • ‘Where do you go when you want to nab that perfect etagere or TV tray?’
    • ‘The etagere was the focal point of the parlor and often displayed precious glass, marble, porcelain, and curiosities on its cascading shelves.’
    • ‘Will you please inform Meeks that I have sent back the etagere as it is too small.’

Origin

French étagère, from étage shelf.

Pronunciation:

etagere

/ˌɛtəˈʒɛː/