Word forms: arabesques
Definitions1. countable noun
An arabesque is a position in ballet dancing. The dancer stands on one leg with their other leg lifted and stretched out backwards, and their arms stretched out in front of them. ⇒ The ballerina remained suspended in a faultless arabesque.2. countable noun
In art, an arabesque is a design of flowing lines. ⇒ ...a clay water jug decorated with painted arabesques.
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