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troupe

noun \ ˈtrüp \
Updated on: 14 Nov 2017

Definition of troupe

:company, troop; especially :a group of theatrical performers

Examples of troupe in a Sentence

  1. I desperately want to join our regional theater's acting troupe and perhaps get a lead role.

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Origin and Etymology of troupe

French, from Middle French — more at troop

troupe Synonyms

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troupe

verb

Definition of troupe

trouped; trouping
intransitive verb
:to travel in a troupe; also :to perform as a member of a theatrical troupe

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First Known Use of troupe

1851

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TROUPE Defined for English Language Learners

troupe

noun

Definition of troupe for English Language Learners

  • : a group of actors, singers, etc., who work together


TROUPE Defined for Kids

troupe

noun \ ˈtrüp \

Definition of troupe for Students

:a group especially of performers who act or work together
  • a troupe of acrobats


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