Definition of terpsichorean adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

terpsichorean

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˌtɜːpsɪkəˈriːən//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌtɜːrpsɪkəˈriːən//
 
(formal or humorous)
 
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relating to dancing Word Origin early 19th cent.: from Terpischore (used in the 18th cent. to denote a female dancer or the art of dance) + -an.
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