changement de pied

[ French shahnzh-mahnduh-pyey ]

noun,plural change·ments de pied [French shahnzh-mahnduh-pyey]. /French ʃɑ̃ʒ mɑ̃ dəˈpyeɪ/. Ballet.
  1. a jump in which the dancer's feet are reversed from the starting position.

Origin of changement de pied

1830–40; <French: literally, change of foot

Words Nearby changement de pied Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023