Recent Examples of valise from the Web
The great dancer spends the next few moments unpacking items from a valise: books, a pint-size whisky bottle.
In the 1920s and 1930s, Calder transported the components of his three-ring show from place to place in as many as five valises.
The lining of the valise had been replaced with Styrofoam designed to act like a Thermos, safeguarding whatever was inside from the atmospheric conditions outside.
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Origin and Etymology of valise
First Known Use: 1615See Words from the same year
VALISE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of valise for English Language Learners
: a small suitcase
VALISE Defined for Kids
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