Definition of Peau d'Espagne in US English:

Peau d'Espagne

noun

  • 1A kind of perfumed leather.

  • 2A scent designed to suggest the aroma of this leather.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in George Piesse (1820–1882). From French peau d'Espagne, lit. ‘skin of Spain’ from peau + de + Espagne.

Pronunciation

Peau d'Espagne

/ˌpəʊ dɪˈspanjə/