Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling ballet.

Etymologies

ballet +‎ -like (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • I had to execute a balletlike pirouette to stay clear.

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  • With a shorter wheelbase than the 5 Series, and wearing more lightweight components, the 645Ci is deft and powerful, with balletlike handling.

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  • The cheerleading moves have a balletlike uprightness—the arms are always perfectly straight or bent at exact angles, giving the motions a rigid crispness.

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  • His feet were moving with astounding speed, athletic rather than balletlike.

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  • Suddenly there were three finbacks, rolling up and down in balletlike unison.

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