- a fur tippet with long tabs at the ends.
Origin of victorine
- a canon regular of the Order of St. Victor, founded in Paris, France, in 1110, which was famous for its learning and influence in the Middle Ages, and which became extinct during the French Revolution.
Origin of Victorine
First recorded in 1880–85, Victorine is from the French word Victorin
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Examples from the Web for victorine
As they reached the first floor, noticing Pierre's emotion, Victorine smiled.
Just then, too, he had made Victorine whip some whites of eggs in water.
"Follow them, go and see what becomes of them," Victorine said to Pierre.
When her diamonds had been stolen Victorine and Francois left.
Victorine lays down her implements and places her hands on her hips.