Definition of danseuse in English:

danseuse

Line breaks: dan|seuse
Pronunciation: /dɑ̃ˈsəːz
 
/

noun

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.

Origin

French, 'female dancer'.

Definition of danseuse in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day notional
Pronunciation: ˈnəʊʃ(ə)n(ə)l
adjective
existing only in theory or as a suggestion…