Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[French grahn zhuh-tey] /French grɑ̃ ʒəˈteɪ/

noun, plural grands jetés
[French grahn zhuh-tey] /French grɑ̃ ʒəˈteɪ/ (Show IPA). Ballet.
a jump or jeté, preceded by a grand battement or high kick, in which a dancer leaps from one leg and lands on the other.


Read Also:

  • Grand-island

    noun 1. a city in S Nebraska.

  • Grandioso

    [grahn-dee-oh-soh, gran-] /ˌgrɑn diˈoʊ soʊ, ˌgræn-/ adjective 1. grand and imposing. 2. Music. in a broad, commanding style. adverb 3. Music. in a broad, commanding style. /ˌɡrændɪˈəʊsəʊ/ adjective, adverb 1. (music) (to be played) in a grand manner

  • Granny-dress

    noun 1. a loose-fitting, ankle-length dress, usually with long sleeves and a high collar and sometimes having flounces, ruffles, or lace trimming. noun phrase A floor-length dress, usually with long sleeves and a high neckline (1960s+)

  • Granny-dumping

    noun 1. the abandonment of an elderly person, especially a relative, at a hospital, bus station, etc. noun a mean-spirited abandoning of an elderly person in a unfamiliar area by a caregiver noun phrase The abandonment of helpless and destitute old people by families that cannot care for them: Some overwhelmed families turn to granny […]

Disclaimer: Grand-jete definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.