Share this entry

Massine, Léonide Syllabification: Mas·sine, Léonide
Pronunciation: /mäˈsēn/

Definition of Massine, Léonide in English:

( 1895–1979), US choreographer and ballet dancer, born in Russia; full name Léonide Fédorovitch Massine; born Leonid Fyodorovich Myasin. He was the originator of the symphonic ballet, and danced in and choreographed the movie The Red Shoes (1948).

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day exemplum
Pronunciation: ɪɡˈzɛmpləm
noun
an example or model...