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terpsichorean División en sílabas: terp·si·cho·re·an
Pronunciación: /tɜːrpsikəˈrēːən/

Definición de terpsichorean en inglés:

adjetivo

formal or , humorous
Of or relating to dancing.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Now when the French government sponsors a festival, it does so with a certain panache, and this offering of contemporary French dance provided a shop window on their terpsichorean culture with ten companies splashed over two weeks.
  • It was clear that Anita Ratnam was an object of devotion and an inspiration to her talented young dancers - to whom she gave generous space to display their admirable terpsichorean gifts.
  • The climax to these terpsichorean rites was, of course, the appearance of the King himself, also masked and sometimes specifically attired as the Sun in its Heaven.

sustantivo

formal or , humorous Volver al principio  
A dancer.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Then again, dear reader, have you taken a close look at our native terpsichoreans?
  • Although ballet took on a new look with the abstract terpsichoreans of Balanchine, this 1984 piece for me was the onset of contemporary ballet.
  • Every Sunday, around 10 or 11 in the morning, a few dozen terpsichoreans gather in the park's concourse, slip some Basie into a boombox, take to the stage, and dance.

Origen

Early 19th century: from Terpsichore (used in the 18th century to denote a female dancer or the art of dance) + -an.

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