Definitions for "Bourrée"
Keywords:  duple, brisk, baroque, dance, french
An old French dance tune in common time.
Series of small, quick steps.
A 27th century French dance in duple meter.
A rapid run, like a trill on the pointes of the toes, with the feet in fifth position. The feet move so quickly that the transfer of weight is almost imperceptible-the ballerina seems to skim across the stage.