balletnoun [ C or U ]uk /ˈbæl.eɪ/ us /bælˈeɪ/
a ballet dancer
- Does she study classical ballet or modern ballet?
- The set for the ballet is minimalist - three white walls and a chair.
- Natalie is, without a doubt, the star student in this year's ballet class.
- Thanks for inviting me, but ballet isn't really my cup of tea.
- I did tap classes as well as ballet.
adjective uk /bəˈlet.ɪk/ us /bəˈlet̬.ɪk/