Definition of “pirouette” - English Dictionary

“pirouette” in British English

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pirouettenoun [ C ]

uk /ˌpɪr.uːˈet/ us /ˌpɪr.uːˈet/

a fast turn of the body on the toes or the front part of the foot, performed especially by a ballet dancer

pirouette
verb [ I ] uk us

(Definition of “pirouette” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“pirouette” in American English

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pirouettenoun [ C ]

us /ˌpɪr·uˈet/

a fast turn of the body on the toes or the front part of the foot, performed esp. by a ballet dancer

pirouette
verb [ I ] us /ˌpɪr·uˈet/

Dancers pirouetted across the stage.

(Definition of “pirouette” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)