trousse

See also: troussé

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French trousse.

NounEdit

trousse (plural trousses)

  1. A case for small implements.
    a surgeon's trousse

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Deverbal of trousser.

NounEdit

trousse f (plural trousses)

 
Hunting trousse, England, 1560-1580. Contains all the instruments needed by a hunter to dismember and prepare a deer.
  1. kit (small handheld package containing a set of tools for a particular purpose)
    trousse de secoursfirst-aid kit
  2. pencil case

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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

trousse

  1. inflection of trousser:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

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