[French rawn duh zhahnb] /French rɔ̃ də ˈʒɑ̃b/
noun, plural ronds de jambe
[French rawn duh zhahnb] /French rɔ̃ də ˈʒɑ̃b/ (Show IPA). Ballet.
a circular movement of the leg.
noun, Printing. 1. a typeface imitative of upright, somewhat angular, handwriting.
noun, plural rondeaux [ron-dohz, ron-dohz] /ˈrɒn doʊz, rɒnˈdoʊz/ (Show IPA) 1. Prosody. a short poem of fixed form, consisting of 13 or 10 lines on two rhymes and having the opening words or phrase used in two places as an unrhymed refrain. 2. a 13th-century monophonic song form consisting of two phrases, each repeated several […]
noun 1. Prosody. a short poem of fixed form, consisting usually of 14 lines on two rhymes, of which four are made up of the initial couplet repeated in the middle and at the end, with the second line of the couplet sometimes being omitted at the end. 2. Theater. roundel (def 4). noun 1. […]
noun 1. a short poem of fixed form, consisting of five lines on two rhymes, and having the opening words or word used after the second and fifth lines as an unrhymed refrain. noun 1. a brief rondeau, having five or seven lines and a refrain taken from the first line