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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

trompe (plural trompes)

  1. (obsolete) A trumpet; a trump.
  2. Alternative form of tromp (blowing apparatus in a forge)

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AdverbEdit

trompe

  1. deceptively

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French trompe, from Old French trompe, from Frankish *trumpa, *trumba (trumpet), akin to Old Dutch drumba, trumba (trumpet, horn), Old High German trumba, trumpa, Old Norse trumba. Doublet of trombe.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tʁɔ̃p/
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NounEdit

trompe f (plural trompes)

  1. trumpet
  2. trunk of an elephant
  3. squinch

VerbEdit

trompe

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tromper
  2. third-person singular present indicative of tromper
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of tromper
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of tromper
  5. second-person singular imperative of tromper

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InterlingueEdit

NounEdit

trompe (plural trompes)

  1. trunk (of an elephant)

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French trompe.

NounEdit

trompe

  1. Alternative form of trumpe

Etymology 2Edit

From Old French tromper.

VerbEdit

trompe

  1. Alternative form of trumpen