Definition of pièce d'occasion in English:

pièce d'occasion

(also piece d'occasion)

noun

  • A play, literary work, musical composition, etc., written for a particular occasion.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Chambers' s Papers for People. Apparently from French pièce d'occasion from pièce + de + occasion.

Pronunciation

pièce d'occasion

/piːˌɛs dɒˈkazjɒ̃/