Definition of maladie du pays in US English:

maladie du pays

noun

rare
  • Homesickness.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Philip Stanhope (1694–1773), politician and diplomatist. From French maladie du pays from maladie + du of the + pays country.

Pronunciation

maladie du pays

/malaˈdiː duː ˈpeɪ/