Meaning of paysage in English:


Pronunciation /ˌpeɪˈzɑːʒ/


  • A landscape, especially as depicted in art.

    ‘At the top of the ancient staircase I flung open the windows with a sense of drama, revealing the moonlight and the sweeping paysage.’
    • ‘That's what I call paysage - carefully-honed fields of green, as far as the eye can see (from the helicopter, anyway).’


French, literally ‘countryside’, from pays ‘country’.