Definition of strolling players in English:

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strolling players

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plural noun

historical
A troupe of itinerant actors.
Example sentences
  • He is set down to watch the play that follows, performed solely for his benefit by strolling players.
  • It is a long way from a hundred years ago when we were the strolling players - rogues and vagabonds.
  • The Bard can rest easy - his Merry Wives were in safe hands when the band of strolling players promenaded around Turton Tower.

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Syllabification: stroll·ing play·ers

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