balletomania
noun see balletomane

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • balletomania — bal·leto·mania …   English syllables

  • balletomania — noun extraordinary enthusiasm for ballets • Hypernyms: ↑enthusiasm * * *  ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ noun Etymology: ballet (II) + o + mania : extraordinary enthusiasm for ballets * * * balletomāˈnia noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • balletomane — balletomania, n. /ba let euh mayn , beuh /, n. a ballet enthusiast. [1925 30; back formation from balletomania; see BALLET, O MANIA] * * * …   Universalium

  • balletomane — noun Etymology: Russian baletoman, from balet ballet + o + man, from maniya mania Date: 1930 a devotee of ballet • balletomania noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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