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English noun: pirouette

1. pirouette (act) (ballet) a rapid spin of the body (especially on the toes as in ballet)


Broader (hypernym)spin, twirl, twist, twisting, whirl


Domain categoryballet, concert dance


English verb: pirouette

1. pirouette (motion) do a pirouette, usually as part of a dance


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)pivot, swivel









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