Definition of Troupe

1. Noun. Organization of performers and associated personnel (especially theatrical). "The traveling company all stayed at the same hotel"




Definition of Troupe

1. n. A company or troop, especially the company pf performers in a play or an opera.

Definition of Troupe

1. Noun. A company of, often touring, actors, singers or dancers. ¹

2. Noun. Any group of people working together on a shared activity. ¹

3. Verb. (intransitive) To tour with a troupe. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Troupe

1. to tour with a theatrical company [v TROUPED, TROUPING, TROUPES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Troupe

troughing
troughlike
troughs
troul
troule
trouled
troules
trouling
trouls
trounce
trounced
trouncer
trouncers
trounces
trouncing
troupe (current term)
trouped
trouper
troupers
troupes
troupial
troupials
trouping
trous-de-loup
trouse
trouser
trouser clip
trouser cough
trouser cuff
trouser leg

Literary usage of Troupe

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1. A Record of the Boston Stage by William Warland Clapp (1853)
"Joe Cowell's troupe. — " Tom and Jerry" brought out. — The "Shakspeare Jubilee."—The Prize Ode. — Report of the Committee. — Presentation of the Pitcher to ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"In April 1655 it is certain that the troupe was at Lyons, where they met and ... Almost his first act of penitence was to discard Moliere's troupe (1657), ..."

3. Macmillan's Magazine by David Masson, George Grove, John Morley, Mowbray Morris (1876)
"An interesting romance might be made out of the wanderings of the troupe to find a new home. ... This was the capital that each actor had in the troupe. ..."

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