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Pas De Chat

Definition of the noun Pas De Chat

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noun

  1. [ballet] A sideways jump with both feet brought as high as possible, knees apart, while in the air.

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Google previewCLEP Humanities (2005)

by Jane Adas, Robert Liftig, Marguerite Barrett

Pas de chat is a quick “cat-like” step ...

Google previewCLEP - Core Exams (2011)

by Dominic Marullo, Rachelle Smith, Ph.D., Ken Springer, Ph.D.

Pas de chat is a quick “cat-like” step ...

Google previewTechnical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet (2012)

by Gail Grant

Pas de chat, grand [grm pah duh shah]. Large cat's-step. The step owes its name to the likeness of the movement to a cat's leap. In the Cecchetti method pas de chat is done from fifth to fifth and travels obliquely forward. Fifth position R foot ...

Google previewA Dictionary Of Ballet Terms

Towards the end of the dance of the four cygnets, in Act 2 of " Swan Lake " the dancers perform sixteen pas de chat travelling diagonally forward (p. 31, Figure 37). CHAT, GRAND PAS DE or GRAND PAS DE CHAT JET£. See grand jet6 en ...

Google previewDictionary of Foreign Words and Phrases (1950)

by Ph. D Newmark

pas de chat. Ballet suggesting the steps of a cat pas de cheval. Ballet step imitating a trot [F] pa• de deus. Dance for two persons [F] pasdes echarpes. Scarf dance [F] pas du tout. Not at all [F] paseo.

Google previewA Concise Dictionary of Foreign Expressions (1984)

by B. A. Phythian

pas de chat [Fr.] (In ballet) jump in which each foot in turn is ...

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

Delacroix, Directoire, entrechat, feria, grandmamma, guaraná, Haftarah, haniwa, Hav- dalah, koruna, la-di-da, Mardi Gras, Modena, moussaka, Omaha, oompah-pah, Ottawa, padishah, panama, Panama, Parashah, pas de chat, pas de trois, ...

Google previewWorld Dictionary of Foreign Expressions (1999)

A Resource for Readers and Writers by Gabriel Adeleye, Kofi Acquah-Dadzie

pas de chat n., pl. pas de chat [Fr. pas step (1); de of (2); chat cat (3): step of cat.] Ballet. A forward leap like that of a cat. pas de ciseaux or pas ciseaux n., pl. pas de ciseaux or pas ciseaux [Fr. pas step (1); de of (2); ciseaux scissors ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2010)

by Debra Craine, Judith Mackrell

PAS DE CHAT; PAS DE DEUX. Pas d'acier, Le Ballet in one act with choreography by Massine, libretto and designs by G. Yakulov, and music by Prokofiev. Premiered 7 Jun. 1927 by the Ballets Russes de Diaghilev, at the Theatre Sarah ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2002)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

nah pas de chat aha \ä-hä\ Baja, Naha, Praha aham \ä-am\ see ahum ahd \äd\ see od1 ahdi \äd-ë\ see ody' ahdom \äd-am\ see odom ahib \äb\ see ob1 ahl \äl\ see aГ ahler \ä1-ar\ see ollar ahlia1 \äl-ya\ dahlia passacaglia ahlia2 \al-ya\ see ...

Google previewThe Random House Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (1995)

by Random House, Stephen Elliott

entrechat, pas de chat, pas-dedeux, pirouette 10 demipointe, port de bras , tour ...

Google previewChabers 21st Century Dictionary

pas de chat /pa: da Ju:/ c> noun (pas de chat) ballet a leap in ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Card Tricks (2012)

by Jean Hugard

Clearly worded, abundantly illustrated little guide defines basic ballet-related terms: arabesque, battement, pas de chat, relevé, sissonne, many others. Pronunciation guide included.

Google previewMetaphysical Bible Dictionary (2013)

by Charles Fillmore

Clearly worded, abundantly illustrated little guide defines basic ballet—related terms: arabesque, battement, pas de chat, relevé, sissonne, many others. Pronunciation guide included.

Google previewIllustrated Encyclopedia of World Costume (2011)

by Doreen Yarwood

Clearly worded, abundantly illustrated little guide denes basic ballet-related terms: arabesque, battement, pas de chat, relevé, sissonne, many others. Pronunciation guide included.

Google previewA Dictionary of Lace (1999)

by Pat Earnshaw

Clearly worded, abundantly illustrated little guide defines basic ballet-related terms: arabesque, battement, pas de chat, relevé, sissonne, many others. Pronunciation guide included.

Google previewConcise English Dictionary (2007)

by Wordsworth Editions, Limited

pas de chat (da sha) a ballet leap in which each foot is raised in turn to the opposite knee, pas de deux (dsd0). a dance of two persons: pas redouble (r.t-dofi bid), a quickstep; ...

Google previewThe South African Dictionary of Sport (2003)

by Joel Alswang

Legs do not bend cat-leap leap sideways while bending legs alternately (pas de chat) circle ( 1 ) double leg circle - pommel horse 135 GYMNASTICS Baseball 28 Gymnastics.

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