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synonyms for figurante

  • dancer
  • company
  • coryphee
  • danseur
  • danseuse
  • figurant
  • hoofer
  • prima ballerina
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How to use figurante in a sentence

Their malignant modesty does not deserve the respect of an intelligent figurante.
PUNCHINELLO, VOL. 1, NO. 6, MAY 7, 1870VARIOUS
The young figurante frequently extended her arms and threw herself on her knees, as if in invocation of some unseen power.
CELEBRATED WOMEN TRAVELLERS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURYW. H. DAVENPORT ADAMS
The poor figurante must devote years of incessant toil to her profitless task before she can shine in it.
SELF-HELPSAMUEL SMILES
The young figurante frequently stretched out her arms and knelt down as if to invoke some invisible being.
TRAVELS IN THE STEPPES OF THE CASPIAN SEA, THE CRIMEA, THE CAUCASUS, &C.XAVIER HOMMAIRE DE HELL
The angel appearing to Jeanne d'Arc seems to have been modelled from a figurante at the opera.
THE STORY OF PARISTHOMAS OKEY
Mademoiselle Deschamps, who was only a figurante, contrived to get on with a salary of only sixteen pounds.
HISTORY OF THE OPERA FROM ITS ORIGIN IN ITALY TO THE PRESENT TIMEHENRY SUTHERLAND EDWARDS
"As a figurante, or dancer in the ballet, at a great theatre," replied the old woman.
THE MYSTERIES OF LONDON, V. 1/4GEORGE W. M. REYNOLDS
On the following day Miss Monroe called upon the manager of the great national theatre where a figurante was required.
THE MYSTERIES OF LONDON, V. 1/4GEORGE W. M. REYNOLDS
The reader can well imagine the painful surprise which its contents produced upon the young figurante.
THE MYSTERIES OF LONDON, V. 1/4GEORGE W. M. REYNOLDS
His doubts were, however, cleared up:—Ellen Monroe was a figurante and an actress!
THE MYSTERIES OF LONDON, V. 1/4GEORGE W. M. REYNOLDS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FIGURANTE

  • company
  • coryphee
  • dancer
  • danseur
  • danseuse
  • figurant
  • figurante
  • hoofer
  • prima ballerina
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.