from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A female dancer who twirls a baton, usually in a group and sometimes with a marching band.
  • noun A drum majorette.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A dancer who twirls and performs stunts with a lightweight baton, whether as a solo, in a group of majorettes, or in the company of a marching band.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a female baton twirler who accompanies a marching band
  • noun a female drum major


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