choreograph


cho·reo·graph

verb \ˈkr-ē-ə-ˌgraf\

: to decide how a dancer or group of dancers will move during a performance

Full Definition of CHOREOGRAPH

transitive verb
1
:  to compose the choreography of <choreograph a ballet>
2
:  to arrange or direct the movements, progress, or details of <a carefully choreographed meeting>
intransitive verb
:  to engage in choreography
cho·re·og·ra·pher \ˌkr-ē-ˈä-grə-fər\ noun

Examples of CHOREOGRAPH

  1. She was hired to choreograph the ballet routines.
  2. <the advance team completely choreographed the candidate's campaign appearances>

First Known Use of CHOREOGRAPH

1943

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