Definition of galère in English:

galère

noun

  • An undesirable group or coterie.

    ‘the repulsive galère of Lolita's admirers’

Origin

French, literally ‘galley’. The term was used in Molière's play Scapin meaning ‘coterie’.

Pronunciation

galère

/ɡaˈlɛː//ɡalɛʀ/