déboulés

[ French dey-boo-ley ]
/ French deɪ buˈleɪ /

plural noun Ballet.

small, very quick half-turns executed alternately on each foot, usually in a series in a straight line.

QUIZZES

CAN YOU GUESS THESE WORDS FROM AROUND THE US?

American English is not always as it appears to be ... get to know regional words in this quiz!
Question 1 of 10
A bet is synonymous with a wager, but what does it mean in New York?

Origin of déboulés

<French, noun use of plural past participle of débouler to bolt, make a quick start, equivalent to dé-de- + bouler to roll (transitive)
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020