/ (Italian taˈʎoni) /

  1. Marie. 1804–84, Italian ballet dancer, whose romantic style greatly influenced ballet in the 19th century

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How to use Taglioni in a sentence

  • Will the young folks ever see any thing so charming, any thing so classic, any thing like Taglioni?

    A History of Pendennis, Volume 1 | William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Taglioni is like a dream, and you must not abuse Mademoiselle Mars to me.

    Records of a Girlhood | Frances Ann Kemble
  • It belongs to Mademoiselle Taglioni, who has restored it with most intelligent care.

  • Old people tell us that they have seen Desclée, Taglioni; soon no one will be old enough to remember those great artists.

    Plays, Acting and Music | Arthur Symons
  • To say nothing of the singers and executants who captivate Europe by their amazing perfections: Taglioni, Paganini, and the rest.

    Massimilla Doni | Honore de Balzac