Definition of parlementaire in US English:

parlementaire

noun

  • A representative of a warring force sent to discuss terms with the opposing side; = "parliamentary". Now historical.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Edmund Flagg (1815–1890). From French parlementaire from parlement + -aire.

Pronunciation

parlementaire

/ˌpɑːlɪm(ə)nˈtɛː/