Definition of recueil in English:

recueil

noun

  • A literary compilation or collection.

Origin

Late 15th century; earliest use found in William Caxton (1415x24–1492), printer, merchant, and diplomat. From Middle French recueille, recuille welcome, reception, (probably) that which is collected, recueil (French recueil) welcome, reception, literary compilation from recueillir.

Pronunciation

recueil

/rəˈkəːɪ/