- (especially of the nose) turned up.
Origin of retroussé
Examples from the Web for retrousse
Historical Examples of retrousse
She wasn't handsome, but she certainly was pretty, even though her nose was retrousse;, which is French for pug.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 13
His nose was short and retrousse, and his ears were rather prominent; but he was bright and attractive.The Financier
- (of a nose) turned up
Word Origin for retroussé
"turned up" (of the nose), 1802, from French retroussé (16c.) past participle adjective from retrousser "to turn up."