pas de quatre

noun pas de qua·tre \ ˌpä-də-ˈkat , -ˈka-trə , -ˈkätrᵊ \

Definition of pas de quatre

plural pas de quatre play \ˌpä-də-ˈkat, -ˈka-trə, -ˈkätrᵊ\
:a dance or figure for four performers

Origin and Etymology of pas de quatre

French, literally, step for four


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