vignette Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “vignette” in the English Dictionary

"vignette" in British English

See all translations

vignettenoun [C]

uk   us   /vɪˈnjet/
a ​shortpiece of writing, ​music, ​acting, etc. that ​clearlyexpresses the ​typicalcharacteristics of something or someone: She ​wrote several vignettes ofsmall-townlife.
(Definition of vignette from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of vignette?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

autumnal

typical of autumn

Word of the Day