Definition of paper mache in English:

paper mache

(also paper mâché, paper maché, paper machee)

adjective

  • Papier mâché.

noun

  • Papier mâché.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in The Pennsylvania Gazette. From paper + French mâché, after papier mâché or its etymon French papier mâché.

Pronunciation

paper mache

/ˌpeɪpə ˈmaʃeɪ/