Meaning of chasseur


Pronunciation: (sha-sûr' Fr. sha-sœr'), [key]
— pl. -seurs
  1. (in the French army) one of a body of cavalry or infantry troops equipped and trained for rapid movement.
  2. a uniformed footman or attendant; liveried servant.
  3. a hunter.
  4. Also calleda brown sauce, usually containing mushrooms, tomatoes, shallots, white wine, etc.
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