The definition of ballet is a form of dance that is graceful and flowing, or a theatrical presentation of ballet dancing.(noun)
See ballet in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr ballette < It balletto, dim. < ballo, a dance: see ball
See ballet in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: , from Italian balletto
Origin: , diminutive of ballo, dance
Origin: , from ballare, to dance; see ballerina.
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