Definition of rond de jambe in English:

rond de jambe


  • A circular movement of the leg which can be performed on the ground or during a jump.

    • ‘‘I take students from where they are in terms of interests and then begin to teach plié, rond de jambe, and a modern dance walk - skills that follow the national standards for dance,’ she says.’
    • ‘When they sweep one foot in a rond de jambe, it has to be done with the entire sole and not the tip of the toe.’
    • ‘It's a difficult variation full of slow pirouettes, sweeping grand ronds de jambe, soaring jetés, and meditative walks.’




rond de jambe

/ˌrɒ̃ də ˈʒɒmb/