A female ballet dancer.
More example sentences
- The pieces followed each other with such rapidity, and the young danseuses exhibited such poise and grace, that it was obvious they had practiced long and hard.
- Marie Bonfanti and Rita Sangalli were the premières danseuses.
- She wants to be recognised as a classical danseuse some day.
early 19th century: French, literally 'female dancer'.
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