danseuse

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noun dan·seuse \däⁿ-sœ̅z; däⁿ-ˈsə(r)z, dän-ˈsüz\

Definition of danseuse

  1. :  a female ballet dancer

Origin and Etymology of danseuse

French, feminine of danseur


First Known Use: 1776



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