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Dancing

Meanings and phrases

dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. taking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music; dance; terpsichore; saltation

Hawaiian dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a Polynesian rain dance performed by a woman; hula; hula-hula

ballroom dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of a variety of social dances performed by couples in a ballroom; ballroom dance
E.g.
  • The fifth grade takes ballroom dancing classes.
  • The party in the novella consists mostly of nude ballroom dancing.
  • Their roles were primarily dialogue with intermittent bits of ballroom dancing.

belly dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a Middle Eastern dance in which the dancer makes sensuous movements of the hips and abdomen; belly dance; danse du ventre

break dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a form of solo dancing that involves rapid acrobatic moves in which different parts of the body touch the ground; normally performed to the rhythm of rap music; break dance

clog dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a dance performed while wearing shoes with wooden soles; has heavy stamping steps; clog dance; clog

country dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a type of folk dance in which couples are arranged in sets or face one another in a line; country-dance; contredanse; contra danse; contradance

dancing lady orchid

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any orchid of the genus Oncidium: characterized by slender branching sprays of small yellow and brown flowers; often grown as houseplants; oncidium; butterfly plant; butterfly orchid

dancing partner

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of a pair of people who dance together

dancing school

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a school in which students learn to dance

folk dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a style of dancing that originated among ordinary people (not in the royal courts); folk dance
E.g.
  • In his off hours he enjoyed hiking, camping, and folk dancing.
  • Tap Dance or American traditional informal freeform solo folk dancing.
  • In folk dancing, the waltz and the polka are in a different form to standard ballroom dancing.

gypsy dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a style of dancing characteristic of the Andalusian Gypsies; vigorous and rhythmic with clapping and stamping of feet; flamenco

interpretative dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a form of modern dance in which the dancer's movements depict an emotion or tell a story; interpretive dance; interpretive dancing; interpretative dance

interpretive dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a form of modern dance in which the dancer's movements depict an emotion or tell a story; interpretive dance; interpretative dance; interpretative dancing

morris dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of various English folk dances performed by dancers in costume; morris dance

nude dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. erotic dancing with little or no clothing

ritual dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a dance that is part of a religious ritual; ritual dance; ceremonial dance

round dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a ballroom dance characterized by revolving movement; round dance

slam dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a form of dancing in which dancers slam into one another; normally performed to punk rock; slam dance

social dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. dancing as part of a social occasion

soft-shoe dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tap dancing wearing shoes that have soft soles; soft-shoe; soft-shoe shuffle

square dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. American country dancing in which couples form squares; square dance

stage dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a show involving artistic dancing; choreography

step dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. dancing in which the steps are more important than gestures or postures; hoofing

sword dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of various dances by men who step nimbly over swords or flourish them in the air; sword dance

tap dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a dance step tapped out audibly with the feet; tap dance
E.g.
  • Harold was known for his tap dancing performances.
  • He also took up tap dancing.
  • He began his performance by tap dancing and inviting more performers onto the stadium.

toe dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a dance performed on tiptoe; toe dance

ice dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They finished 4th in the Olympic ice dancing event.
  • There was no compulsory dance segment of the ice dancing competition.

singing and dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Everyone would get up and start singing and dancing.
  • The film ends with the Greek chorus singing and dancing.
  • The acting style is singing and dancing.

dancing and singing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They create the world together by dancing and singing.
  • It was just cool to see a female dancing and singing."
  • In early years of dancing and singing, she discovered musical theatre.

dancing around

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The representative dancing around the harbour areas is “Makotaay”.
  • Shot in Havana, Cuba, it features Soler and a group of people dancing around and having fun.
  • The video shows Andre and the band playing in an old house during a thunder storm, with people dancing around him.

music and dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Young Laima was fond of music and dancing.
  • Balalaikas are often used for Russian folk music and dancing.
  • The festival is hosted along the Danube River, with streets filled with music and dancing.

began dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He began dancing Argentine folk dance at the age of nine.
  • Hawk began dancing at the age of five.
  • She grew up in the suburbs of Sydney and began dancing at the age of two.

seen dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Meanwhile, Dixon is seen dancing alone in studio.
  • She is also seen dancing with other dancers.
  • He is also seen dancing at the Morris Day and the Time concert.

started dancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She started dancing, bouncing, moving all kind of ways."
  • At 6 years old, she started dancing, specializing in ballet, tap, and jazz.
  • In February 1505 she started dancing lessons with a drummer called Guilliam.
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