balletomane


bal·let·o·mane

noun \ba-ˈle-tə-ˌmān\

Definition of BALLETOMANE

:  a devotee of ballet
bal·let·o·ma·nia \-ˌle-tə-ˈmā-nē-ə, -nyə\ noun

Origin of BALLETOMANE

Russian baletoman, from balet ballet + -o- + -man, from maniya mania
First Known Use: 1930

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