Sunday, November 18, 2012
Definitions for terpsichorean
- pertaining to dancing.
- (initial capital letter) of or relating to Terpsichore.
- a dancer.
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Citations for terpsichorean
At the moment the son's popularity is threatened in Havana by a new dance known as the botacita (the little boat), and enterprising U.S. dance promoters like Arthur Murray are scurrying to Cuba hoping to find it a new terpsichorean gold mine.
In the real estate business, market values can move up and down very fast. They're agile, they're flexible, they're terpsichorean.
Origin of terpsichorean
Terpsichorean comes from the name of the Muse of dancing and choral song in classical mythology, Terpsichore.