Pous*sette" (?), n. [F., pushpin, fr. pousser to push. See Push.]

A movement, or part of a figure, in the contradance.

Dickens.

 

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Pous*sette", v. i.

To perform a certain movement in a dance.

[R.]

Tennyson.

Down the middle, up again, poussette, and cross. J. & H. Smith.

 

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