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terpsichorean (adj.)

"pertaining to dancing," 1869, literally "of Terpsichore," from Latinized form of Greek Terpsikhore, muse of dancing and dramatic chorus (see Terpsichore). Hence theatrical slang terp "stage dancer, chorus girl" (1937).

updated on July 22, 2012

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Definitions of terpsichorean from WordNet
1
terpsichorean (n.)
a performer who dances professionally;
Synonyms: dancer / professional dancer
2
terpsichorean (adj.)
of or relating to dancing;
her terpsichorean activities
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