[French dahn-sœz]
noun, plural danseuses [French dahn-sœz] .
a female ballet dancer.

1835–45; < French; feminine of danseur; see -euse

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danseuse (dɑ̃søz)
a female ballet dancer

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Hammersmith is as clever at this style of dancing as any danseuse, and hla imitation is a marvel of grace and finesse.
One of the pictures was of a famous premiere danseuse.
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