Translation of pirouette in Spanish:


giro, n.

Pronunciation /ˌpɪrʊˈɛt//ˌpɪrəˈwɛt/


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    giro masculine
    vuelta feminine
    (in ballet) pirouette feminine
    • In classical ballet pirouettes are executed on pointe, as are arabesques.
    • Laurie, in her ecstatic state, executed a pirouette, and began to sing in earnest.
    • She then did a second, slower pirouette as if to emphasize her attire.
    • By the end of that week, I could consistently execute quadruple pirouettes to both right and left.
    • For example, she would give everyone triple pirouettes when I could only do one.

intransitive verb

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    dar vueltas