Definition of recueillement in English:

recueillement

noun

  • Contemplation, meditation; = "recollection".

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William Thackeray (1811–1863), novelist. From French recueillement from recueillir + -ment.

Pronunciation

recueillement

/rəˈkəːɪmɒ̃/