Definitions for majoretteˌmeɪ dʒəˈrɛt

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word majorette

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ma•jor•ette*ˌmeɪ dʒəˈrɛt(n.)

  1. a girl or woman who twirls a baton with a marching band.

  2. a girl or woman who leads a marching band.

    Ref: Also called drum majorette.

* Usage: See -ette.

Origin of majorette:

1940–45, Amer.; (drum) major+ -ette


  1. majorette(Noun)

    A dancer who twirls and performs stunts with a lightweight baton, whether as a solo, in a group of majorettes, or in the company of a marching band.


  1. Majorette

    Majorette is a French toy manufacturer which mostly produces small die-cast cars, particularly in 1:64 scale. Traditionally, Majorette production was centered in the urban area of Lyon.


Find a translation for the majorette definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these majorette definitions with the community:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"majorette." STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 17 Dec. 2014. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for majorette?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for majorette: