danseur

noun

dan·​seur däⁿ-ˈsər How to pronounce danseur (audio)
dän-
: a male ballet dancer

Word History

Etymology

French, from danser to dance

First Known Use

1776, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of danseur was in 1776

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Cite this Entry

“Danseur.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/danseur. Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

Kids Definition

danseur

noun
dan·​seur dän-ˈsər How to pronounce danseur (audio)
: a male ballet dancer
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