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poussette

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verb pous·sette \pü-ˈset\

Definition of poussette

poussetted

poussetting

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to swing in a semicircle with hands joined with one's partner in a country-dance



Origin and Etymology of poussette

French, game in which contestants cross pins with each attempting to get his pin on top, from pousser to push


First Known Use: 1798

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