Share this entry

Share this page

danseur noble

Line breaks: dan|seur noble
Pronunciation: /dɑ̃ˌsəː ˈnɒbl(ə)/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of danseur noble in English:

noun

A principal male ballet dancer, especially one who is particularly suited by bearing or physique to princely roles.

Origin

French, literally 'noble dancer'.

Definition of danseur noble in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

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 boscage
Pronunciation: ˈbɒskɪdʒ
noun
a mass of trees or shrubs