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a troupe of entertainers

EtymologyEdit

Attested 1825. Borrowing from French troupe. Ultimately from the same Germanic root as troop.

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troupe ‎(plural troupes)

  1. A company of, often touring, actors, singers or dancers.
  2. Any group of people working together on a shared activity.

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troupe ‎(third-person singular simple present troupes, present participle trouping, simple past and past participle trouped)

  1. (intransitive) To tour with a troupe.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Frankish *thorp, from Proto-Germanic *þurpą.

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troupe f ‎(plural troupes)

  1. troop

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French troupe.

NounEdit

troupe f ‎(invariable)

  1. troupe, company (theatrical)

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NounEdit

troupe f ‎(plural troupes)

  1. troupe
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