noun trou·veur \R trüˈvər, +V -ˈvər‧; −R -ˈvə̄, +vowel in a word following without pause -ˈvər‧ or -ˈvə̄ also -ˈvə̄r\

Definition of trouveur



Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Origin and Etymology of trouveur

Middle French, from Old French trover to compose

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up trouveur? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


to cast off or become cast off

Get Word of the Day daily email!