Translation of "ballet" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C or U ] uk us /ˈbæl.eɪ/ US  /-ˈ-/

(a theatrical work with) a type of dancing where carefully organized movements tell a story or express an idea

a ballet dancer 芭蕾舞女演员
By the age of fifteen he had already composed his first ballet (= music for a ballet). 他15岁就写出了第一首芭蕾舞曲。
balletic uk us /bəˈlet.ɪk/ US  /-ˈlet̬-/ adjective

balletic movements 芭蕾舞动作

(Translation of “ballet” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)