[ji-zel; French zhee-zel]
- (italics) a ballet (1841) choreographed by Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot, with musical score by Adolphe Adam.
- Also Gisele. a female given name, form of Elizabeth.
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He moaned tenderly about Giselle, and then called her names that cannot be repeated.
And yet it was natural that Giselle should have a husband at some time or other.
The Easter holidays accounted for Giselle's unexpected arrival.
"Don't be alarmed; it is only joy," said Giselle, in her soft voice.
By this time the others were as much embarrassed as Giselle.