Definition of ballabile in English:

ballabile

noun

  • A dance performed by the company in a ballet, or by the chorus in an opera; a piece of music accompanying this.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The New Monthly Magazine. From Italian ballabile, noun from ballare to dance + -abile.

Pronunciation

ballabile

/baˈlɑːbɪli//baˈlɑːbɪleɪ/