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pirouettes

noun
plural of pirouette

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a rapid turning about on an axis or central point
  • the ballerina's perfectly executed pirouette

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pirouettes

verb
present tense third-person singular of pirouette

Synonyms of pirouettes (Entry 2 of 2)

to move in circles around an axis or center
  • the ballerina pirouetted across the stage

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“Pirouettes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pirouettes. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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