choreograph(redirected from choreographing)
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v. cho·re·o·graphed, cho·re·o·graph·ing, cho·re·o·graphs
1. To create the choreography of: choreograph a ballet.
2. To plan out or oversee the movement, development, or details of; orchestrate: aides who choreographed the candidate's tour.
To specialize in choreography.
cho′re·og′ra·pher (-ŏg′rə-fər) n.
(Dancing) (tr) to compose the steps and dances for (a piece of music or ballet)
cho•re•o•graph(ˈkɔr i əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf, ˈkoʊr-)
1. to provide the choreography for: to choreograph a musical comedy.
2. to manage, maneuver, or direct.v.i.
3. to engage in choreography.
[1875–80; back formation from choreography]
Past participle: choreographed
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|Verb||1.||choreograph - compose a sequence of dance steps, often to music; "Balanchine choreographed many pieces to Stravinsky's music"|
dance - an artistic form of nonverbal communication
|2.||choreograph - plan and oversee the development and details of; "The meeting between the two Presidents had been carefully choreographed"|