Adjective "Ballet" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Ballet


    Definition:

    1. a classical dance form demanding grace and precision and employing formalized steps and gestures set in intricate, flowing patterns to create expression through movement.

    2. a theatrical entertainment in which ballet dancing and music, often with scenery and costumes, combine to tell a story, establish an emotional atmosphere, etc.

    3. an interlude of ballet in an operatic performance.

    4. a company of ballet dancers.

    5. the musical score for a ballet: the brilliant ballets of Tchaiko

    Examples:

    "melodies can be ballet."

    "companies can be ballet."