a series of short, usually rapid, turns performed in a straight line across the stage.
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How to use chaîné in a sentence
Toulouse-Lautec did one very famous one, a poster for a bicycle chain, La Chaine Simpson.Pryor Dodge's Two-Wheeled Obsession Is Now a Museum of Bike History | Anthony Haden-Guest | September 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Morley was at this time an especial favourite with the queen, who had recently rewarded him with "a faire gold chaine."
Mais il faut bien, lheure marque que la chaine soit reprise et que la petite lampe vacillante brille de nouveau dans la maison.How France Built Her Cathedrals | Elizabeth Boyle O'Reilly
Chaine des dames double—The ladies' chain double, which is performed by all the ladies commencing at the same time.
Demie Chaine Anglaise—The four opposite persons half right and left.
La grand chaine—All eight chassez quite round, giving alternately right and left hands to partners, beginning with the right.