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troupe Syllabification: troupe
Pronunciation: /tro͞op/

Definition of troupe in English:


A group of dancers, actors, or other entertainers who tour to different venues.
Example sentences
  • There is a beauty to the troupes of dancers and actors, but writers have a different fate.
  • More than half of them became ordinary dancers in dance troupes.
  • Six separate dance troupes are currently touring the world with this winner of nine global awards.
group, company, band, ensemble, set;


Early 19th century: from French, literally 'troop'.

Words that rhyme with troupe

bloop, cock-a-hoop, coop, croup, droop, drupe, dupe, goop, group, Guadeloupe, hoop, loop, poop, recoup, roup, scoop, sloop, snoop, soup, stoep, stoop, stoup, stupe, swoop, troop, whoop
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