balletomane

balletomane

[ba-let-uh-meyn, buh-]
noun
a ballet enthusiast.

Origin:
1925–30; back formation from balletomania; see ballet, -o- -mania

balletomania, noun
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balletomania (ˌbælɪtəʊˈmeɪnɪə)
 
n
passionate enthusiasm for ballet
 
[C20: from ballet + -o- + -mania]
 
balletomane
 
n

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