entourage

See also: Entourage

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French entourage, from entourer (to surround).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɒn.tʊ.ɹɑːʒ/, /ˈɑ̃ː.tʊ.ɹɑːʒ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɑn.tə.ɹɑʒ/
  • (file)

NounEdit

entourage (plural entourages)

  1. A retinue of attendants, associates or followers.
  2. (topology) A binary relation in a uniform space which generalises the notion of two points being no farther apart than a given fixed distance; a uniform neighbourhood.

TranslationsEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French entourage, from entourer (to surround).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌɑn.tuˈraː.ʒə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: en‧tou‧ra‧ge
  • Rhymes: -aːʒə

NounEdit

entourage f (plural entourages)

  1. entourage (retinue of associates or attendants)
  2. decoration surrounding something

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From entourer +‎ -age.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

entourage m (plural entourages)

  1. ornament, decoration surrounding something
    Entourage de fleurs, de perles.
  2. group of acquaintances
    Cet homme a un mauvais entourage.

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: entourage
  • English: entourage
  • Italian: entourage
  • Polish: entourage
  • Portuguese: entourage

ReferencesEdit

entourage” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French entourage.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

entourage m (invariable)

  1. entourage, retinue

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ entourage in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

Further readingEdit

  • entourage in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French entourage.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): //ãtuˈraʂ// invalid IPA characters (//)
  • Hyphenation: en‧tou‧rage
  • Rhymes: -uraʂ

NounEdit

entourage m inan

  1. (literary) ambiance, environment, surroundings
    Synonyms: otoczenie, środowisko

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • entourage in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • entourage in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French entourage.

NounEdit

entourage m (plural entourages)

  1. entourage (retinue of attendants, associates or followers)
  2. clique (one’s social group of friends)

Further readingEdit

  • entourage” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.