Usage examples for trousseau

  1. I was up there myself yesterday;- as soon as ever this great question of the day was positively settled, I had to look after my own trousseau. – An Old Man's Love by Anthony Trollope
  2. Do you believe that I as a woman can gather together my trousseau under six months? – The Green Mummy by Fergus Hume
  3. Mrs. Penniman, to tell the truth, had, in the seclusion of her own apartment- and, I may add, amid the suggestiveness of Catherine's, which wore in those days the appearance of that of a young lady laying out her trousseau- Mrs. Penniman had measured her responsibilities, and taken fright at their magnitude. – Washington Square by Henry James