Definition of "ronde" [‖Ronde]

  • A kind of script in which the heavy strokes are nearly upright, giving the characters when taken together a round look. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "ronde" in a sentence
  • "The "Pont d'Avignon" is known to every French-speaking child, and with many variants the old "ronde" is sung and danced from the remotest plains of Canada to the valleys of the Swiss Alps. The good folk of Avignon, however, protest that their "rondes" were not danced perilously on the narrow Pont St. Benezet, but under its arches on the green meadows of the"
  • "The belief system behind tarantismo died out decades ago, but the three-day festival of Saints Peter and Paul at the end of June is still the best place to get a contemporary view of the customs once associated with it: especially compelling is the late-night phenomenon known as le ronde, improvised street performances of dance and music."
  • "Let your legs really stretch in the ronde de jambe."