English

Definition of choreography noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

choreography

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌkɒriˈɒɡrəfi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkɔːriˈɑːɡrəfi//
 
[uncountable]
 
jump to other results
the art of designing and arranging the steps and movements in dances, especially in ballet; the steps and movements in a particular ballet or show She’s been asked to do the choreography for a new musical. Word Origin late 18th cent. (in the sense ‘written notation of dancing’): from Greek khoreia ‘dancing in unison’ (from khoros ‘chorus’) + -graphy.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: choreography