boutade definition

  • noun:
    • An outbreak; a caprice; a whim.
    • An outbreak; a caprice; a whim.
    • an abrupt outburst or outbreak.
    • In music: specially, in the early eighteenth century, a composition having an impromptu and capricious character.
    • An impromptu dance.

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