Definition of piqueur in English:

piqueur

noun

  • Especially in France and French-speaking countries: an attendant who directs the hounds during a hunt; a master of hounds.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Accounts of the Lord High Treasurer of Scotland. From Middle French, French piqueur from piquer to spur + -eur.

Pronunciation

piqueur

/pɪˈk(j)əː/