Meaning of pincé in English:

pincé

(also pince)

Pronunciation /ˈpanseɪ/ /panˈseɪ/ /pãˈseɪ/

adverb

Music
  • = "pizzicato".

noun

Music
  • Any of several musical ornaments; especially a trill played on the main note and its lower auxiliary, associated especially with French baroque music for the harpsichord.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From French pincé, uses as noun and adjective respectively of pincé, past participle of pincer to pinch, pluck.