cor·sage


cor·sage

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  • cor|sage — «kr SAHZH», noun. 1. a bouquet to be worn on the waist or shoulder of a woman s dress. 2. the upper part of a woman s dress. ╂[< Old French corsage < cors bust, body; see etym. under corse (Cf. ↑corse)] …   Useful english dictionary

  • cor — cor·a·cid·i·um; cor·a·ci·idae; cor·a·cite; cor·a·cle; cor·a·co·bra·chi·a·lis; cor·a·coid·al; cor·a·co·ra·di·a·lis; cor·al·lig·e·na; cor·al·li·idae; cor·al·li·na; cor·al·li·na·ce·ae; cor·al·li·ta; cor·al·lite; cor·al·loid; cor·al·lo·rhi·za;… …   English syllables

  • sage — am·bas·sage; bras·sage; cor·sage; dres·sage; em·bas·sage; pay·sage; pe·tris·sage; plus·sage; pri·sage; re·pous·sage; SAGE; sage·brush; sage·brush·er; sage; sage·ly; sage·ness; sau·sage; ver·nis·sage; mas·sage; mes·sage; pas·sage; ret·rous·sage; …   English syllables

  • sage — [ saʒ ] adj. et n. • 1080; p. ê. lat. pop. °sapius, °sabius, du lat. class. sapidus (cf. ne sapius « imbécile »), avec infl. de sapiens I ♦ Adj. 1 ♦ Vx Qui a la connaissance juste des choses. ⇒ éclairé, savant. « Rien n est si dangereux qu un… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Corre-Le Cor — war ein französischer Hersteller von Automobilen. Unternehmensgeschichte Jean Marie Corre gründete 1908 in Rueil das Unternehmen J. Corre zur Produktion von Automobilen, nachdem er Corre verließ. Später erfolgte eine Umbenennung in Corre et Cie.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • corsage — cor·sage …   English syllables

  • corsage — cor|sage [ko:ˈsa:ʒ US ko:r ] n [Date: 1800 1900; : French; Origin: (part of a piece of clothing covering) the top part of the body , from Old French cors; CORSE] a group of small flowers that a woman fastens to her clothes on a special occasion… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • corsage — cor|sage [ kɔr saʒ ] noun count a decoration made of flowers that a woman wears on a dress or suit …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • corsage — cor•sage [[t]kɔrˈsɑʒ[/t]] n. a small bouquet worn at the waist, on the shoulder, etc., by a woman • Etymology: 1475–85; < MF: bodily shape (later: bust, bodice, corsage) =cors body (< L corpus) + age age …   From formal English to slang

  • Corsage — Cor sage (k[^o]r s[asl]j), n. [F. See {Corset}.] 1. The waist or bodice of a lady s dress; as, a low corsage. 2. (k[^o]r*s[aum]zh ) a flower or small arrangement of flowers worn by a person as a personal ornament. Typically worn by women on… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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