Definition of entourage in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɒntʊrɑːʒ/
Pronunciation: /ˌɒntʊ(ə)ˈrɑːʒ/


A group of people attending or surrounding an important person: an entourage of loyal courtiers
More example sentences
  • These are the entourages that follow important people around, made up of advisors, heralds, messengers and servants.
  • The bouncer at the door obviously had no idea of how important our entourage was.
  • A tall woman in a black dress appeared from a rear room surrounded by an impressive entourage.
retinue, escort, company, cortège, train, suite, court, staff, bodyguard;
attendants, companions, followers, retainers, members of court, camp followers, associates, hangers-on
informal groupies


Mid 19th century: French, from entourer 'to surround'.

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