HyperDic: choreography

English > 3 senses of the word choreography:
NOUNactchoreography, stage dancinga show involving artistic dancing
communicationchoreographythe representation of dancing by symbols as music is represented by notes
communicationchoreographya notation used by choreographers
choreography > pronunciation
Soundskao.riyaa'grahfiy
Rhymesapostrophe ... typography: 53 rhymes with fiy...
English > choreography: 3 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningA show involving artistic dancing.
Synonymstage dancing
Narrowerapache danceA violent fast dance in French vaudeville (an apache is a member of the French underworld)
ballet, concert danceA theatrical representation of a story that is performed to music by trained dancers
belly dance, belly dancing, danse du ventreA Middle Eastern dance in which the dancer makes sensuous movements of the hips and abdomen
boleroA Spanish dance in triple time accompanied by guitar and castanets
cakewalkA strutting dance based on a march
cancanA high-kicking dance of French origin performed by a female chorus line
modern danceA style of theatrical dancing that is not as restricted as classical ballet
nude dancingerotic dancing with little or no clothing
Broaderdancing, dance, terpsichore, saltationTaking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music
showA social event involving a public performance or entertainment
Spanishcoreografía
Catalancoreografia
English > choreography: 3 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningThe representation of dancing by symbols as music is represented by notes.
BroaderdanceAn artistic form of nonverbal communication
Spanishcoreografía
Catalancoreografia
Adjectiveschoreographicof or concerned with choreography
English > choreography: 3 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningA notation used by choreographers.
NarrowerLabanotationA system of notation for dance movements that uses symbols to represent points on a dancer's body and the direction of the dancer's movement and the tempo and the dynamics
Broadernotation, notational systemA technical system of symbols used to represent special things
Spanishcoreografía
Catalancoreografia

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