What does troupe mean?

Definitions for troupe

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word troupe.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. company, troupenoun

    organization of performers and associated personnel (especially theatrical)

    "the traveling company all stayed at the same hotel"


  1. troupenoun

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

  2. troupenoun

    Any group of people working together on a shared activity.

  3. troupeverb

    To tour with a troupe.

  4. Etymology: Attested 1825. From troupe. Compare troop.


  1. troupe

    A troupe is a group of people, such as actors, dancers, or musicians, who work together in performances.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Troupenoun

    a company or troop, especially the company pf performers in a play or an opera

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Troupe

    trōōp, n. a company, esp. of actors, dancers, or acrobats. [Fr. See Troop.]

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Troupe is ranked #10668 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Troupe surname appeared 2,999 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Troupe.

    47.7% or 1,433 total occurrences were White.
    45.2% or 1,356 total occurrences were Black.
    3.6% or 108 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    2.6% or 78 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    0.6% or 19 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.1% or 5 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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Anagrams for troupe »

  1. pouter

  2. uptore

  3. roupet

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of troupe in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of troupe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of troupe in a Sentence

  1. The Hollywood Reporter:

    The crippling economics of Broadway have long since ushered in the era of downsized casts and mini-orchestras, so the sheer spectacle value of an opulently costumed 50-member troupe, accompanied by 29 musicians in the pit, is enough to make a musical-theater lover's head explode.

  2. Marina Kondratyeva:

    The leading dancer of our troupe ... made an incredible impression on London audiences, they didn’t know what our ballet was like. They didn’t know anything about us – there was the Iron Curtain and then the Iron Curtain opened and we arrived.

  3. Craig Orr:

    He did a thorough job of restoring the collection, what immediately struck us was that he had more than 200 posters – or handbills that were handed out and posted around town [before a troupe came in].

  4. Craig Orr:

    What immediately struck us was that he had more than 200 posters – or handbills that were handed out and posted around town [before a troupe came in].

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