Definitions for nureyevnʊˈreɪ ɛf, -ɛv
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Nu•re•yevnʊˈreɪ ɛf, -ɛv(n.)
Rudolf (Hametovich), 1938–93, Russian ballet dancer; Austrian citizen 1982.
Nureyev, Rudolf Nureyev(noun)
Russian dancer who was often the partner of Dame Margot Fonteyn and who defected to the United States in 1961 (born in 1938)