Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to Vaslav Nijinsky (1890-1950), Russian ballet dancer and choreographer.

Etymologies

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Nijinsky +‎ -an

Examples

  • Mr. Switzer was the strongest member of the adequate cast, though Mr. Maness, a tenor, gets extra credit for courageously appearing in tights Amy Chmielewski did the costumes and attempting some Nijinskian moves.

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