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    the fight is choreographed

    Can you say "choreographed" even for wrestling, not only for dancing? It seems to have broad applications.

    A wrestler in game - Hey! Biting wasn't in the plan.
    Watcher - Hey, the fight is choreographed!

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    Re: the fight is choreographed

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    It can be used in a figurative sense for all kinds of situations. Very recently I overheard something similar to: "Ten people applied for the job and on the day of the interviews we had to choreograph it all so the applicants didn't see one another".

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    Re: the fight is choreographed

    Here's the definition of this word from a dictionary:

    Verb

    1. Compose the sequence of steps and moves for (a performance of dance or ice skating).
    2. Plan and control (an event or operation).


    I believe I have seen the word "choreographed" used to describe wrestling before.
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 27-Feb-2013 at 09:28. Reason: Changing commas to inverted commas.

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    Re: the fight is choreographed

    Since pro wrestling is fake, the moves for the fights are indeed worked out in advance. The compose a sequence of steps and moves. They choreograph it.

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