Meaning of pâte tendre in English:

pâte tendre

Pronunciation /ˌpɑːt ˈtɒndrə/ /ˌpat ˈtɒndrə/

noun

Art
  • Soft clay; the porcelain made from this.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Society of Arts. From French pâte tendre from pâte + tendre.