Definition of mouton in English:

mouton

Pronunciation: /mo͞oˈtän//ˈmo͞oˌtän/

noun

  • Sheepskin cut and dyed to resemble beaver fur or sealskin.

    • ‘There are also some brilliant-looking mouton and coyote-leather/fur boots.’
    • ‘My mom had a mouton fur coat that was put away in the attic.’
    • ‘Though not recommended by furriers, I’ve found you can easily care for a mouton fur yourself.’
    • ‘I can make a parka, mouton mittens, and sew a fur ruff to finish it all off.’

Origin

1950s: from French, literally sheep.

Pronunciation:

mouton

/mo͞oˈtän//ˈmo͞oˌtän/