entourage

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noun en·tou·rage \ˌän-tu̇-ˈräzh\

Definition of entourage

  1. 1 :  one's attendants or associates

  2. 2 :  surroundings

Examples of entourage in a sentence

  1. the President and his entourage

  2. the gaggle of hangers-on that passes for the rock star's entourage

Origin and Etymology of entourage

French, from Medieval French, from entourer to surround, from entour around, from en in (from Latin in) + tour circuit — more at turn


First Known Use: circa 1834


ENTOURAGE Defined for English Language Learners

entourage

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noun en·tou·rage \ˌän-tu̇-ˈräzh\

Definition of entourage for English Language Learners

  • : a group of people who go with and assist an important person



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