pétillant [pey-tee-yahn] EXAMPLES| adjective French. (of wine) slightly sparkling.
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In 1734 he speaks of his mousseux sablant, and forwards to the Marquis de Polignac both mousseux and petillant.
British Dictionary definitions for petillant pétillant adjective (of wine) slightly effervescent Word Origin for pétillant French, from pétiller to effervesce Collins English Dictionary – Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012