Definition of Ouvert

1. Noun. (ballet) A position in which the feet are apart, or a movement which brings them apart. ¹



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Definition of Ouvert

1. open [adj] - See also: open

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ouvert

outy
outyell
outyelled
outyelling
outyells
outyelp
outyelped
outyelping
outyelps
outyield
outyielded
outyielding
outyields
outzany
ouvarovite
ouvert (current term)
ouverte
ouvrage
ouvrages
ouvrier
ouvriere
ouvrieres
ouvrierism
ouvrierist
ouvriers
ouze
ouzel
ouzels
ouzo
ouzos

Literary usage of Ouvert

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1. Adventure Guide to Trinidad & Tobago by Kathleen O'Donnell, S Harry Pefkaros (2000)
"Monday Morning, J'ouvert Monday's Carnival events begin with J'ouvert (pronounced ... J'ouvert may be evolving into a "people's carnival," as mas band ..."

2. An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language by Walter William Skeat (1893)
"MS. just cited), pnt for t ouvert = the open ... opening; from le, def. art., and ouvert, open. The older spelling louer (lover) is due to the old F. ..."

3. Lower Canada Reports =: Décisions Des Tribunaux Du Bas-Canada by Simon Lelièvre (1859)
"... à f:,rino de manière a se prévaloir du privilège de prendre l'eau, et qu'il avait malicieusement et illégalement ouvert et tenu ouvert ..."

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