pas de bourrée

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noun pas de bour·rée \ˌpä-də-bu̇-ˈrā\

Definition of pas de bourrée

plural

pas de bourrée

\same\ or

pas de bourrées

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  1. :  a walking or running ballet step usually executed on the points of the toes

Origin and Etymology of pas de bourrée

French, literally, bourrée step


First Known Use: 1830

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