pas marché

[French pah mar-shey]

noun, plural pas mar·chés [French pah mar-shey] /French pɑ marˈʃeɪ/. Ballet.

a marching step.
a walking step in which the turned-out pointed toe reaches the ground first, then the heel is lowered before the weight is transferred to the whole foot on the ground.

Nearby words

  1. pas de côté,
  2. pas de deux,
  3. pas de trois,
  4. pas devant les enfants,
  5. pas du tout,
  6. pas op,
  7. pas seul,
  8. pas-de-calais,
  9. pasadena,
  10. pasargadae

Origin of pas marché

< French: literally, marching step

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