eurhythmy

or eu·ryth·my

[ yoo-rith-mee, yuh- ]
/ yʊˈrɪð mi, yə- /

noun

rhythmical movement or order; harmonious motion or proportion.

Nearby words

  1. eureka stockade,
  2. eureka!,
  3. eurhythmia,
  4. eurhythmic,
  5. eurhythmics,
  6. euripides,
  7. euripus,
  8. euro,
  9. euro mp,
  10. euro-

Origin of eurhythmy

1615–25; < Latin eurythmia < Greek eurythmía good proportion, gracefulness. See eu-, rhythm, -y3

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British Dictionary definitions for eurhythmy

eurhythmy

esp US eurythmy

/ (juːˈrɪðmɪ) /

noun

rhythmic movement
harmonious structure

Word Origin for eurhythmy

C17: from Latin eurythmia, from Greek eurhuthmia, from eu- + rhuthmos proportion, rhythm

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