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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The personal outfit of a bride.

Usage examples (37)
  • The bride's trousseau was neatly packed in a cedar chest.
  • She was folding carefully the white undergarment she had finished making for her college "trousseau" -- as her father called it.
  • But the bridegroom without a trousseau is a recognised institution.
  • Her trousseau was a mere cartload, given the expense of freight from Rome. for more
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