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water ballet

wa·ter bal·let
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [waw-ter, wot-er ba-ley, bal-ey]
    • /ˈwɔ tər, ˈwɒt ər bæˈleɪ, ˈbæl eɪ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [waw-ter, wot-er ba-ley, bal-ey]
    • /ˈwɔ tər, ˈwɒt ər bæˈleɪ, ˈbæl eɪ/

Definition of water ballet words

  • noun water ballet synchronized movements, patterns, and other visual effects performed in the water by swimmers, usually to a musical accompaniment. 1

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Origin of water ballet

First appearance:

before 1925
One of the 11% newest English words
First recorded in 1925-30

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Parts of speech for Water ballet

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
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water ballet popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 39% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 61% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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