[kruh-koh-vee-en, kruh-koh-vee-en]

noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for cracovienne

Historical Examples of cracovienne

  • There were also some Viennese dancers, who introduced, I believe, the Cracovienne.

    A Backward Glance at Eighty

    Charles A. Murdock

  • I saw Fanny Elssler dance the cracovienne and the cachucha, and it is a memory which will linger with me always.

    As I Remember

    Marian Gouverneur

  • The Cracovienne produced a tremendous sensation; there were four rounds of applause.

  • He could dance a Tarantella like a Lazzarone, and execute a Cracovienne with all the mincing graces of a ballet heroine.


    Benjamin Disraeli