Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A gliding movement in dance (especially ballet) with the same foot always leading.
  • v. To perform this step.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A movement in dancing, as across or to the right or left.
  • intransitive v. To make the movement called chassé.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In dancing, to execute a step or gliding motion (known as the chassé) in which one foot is kept in advance of the other.
  • To move or make one's way with gliding steps, as across a crowded room: as, before long he chasséd up to me.
  • To cause to chassé toward the door; dismiss.
  • n. In dancing, a step or gliding motion in which one foot is kept in advance of the other.

Etymologies

French chasser, to chase (Wiktionary)

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