Corsage meaning

kôr-säzh, -säj
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A small bouquet of flowers, originally worn attached to the bodice of a woman's dress.
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A small bouquet of flowers worn at the shoulder or waist or on the wrist.
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The bodice or waist of a dress.
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The bodice of a dress.
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A small bouquet for a woman to wear, as at the waist or shoulder.
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Origin of corsage

  • Middle English torso from Old French from cors body from Latin corpus kwrep- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Borrowing from French corsage.

    From Wiktionary