redowa


Also found in: Wikipedia.

redowa

(ˈrɛdəvə; -wə)
n
(Dancing) a Bohemian folk dance similar to the waltz
[C19: via French and German from Czech rejdovák, from rejdovati to guide around]
Mentioned in ?
References in classic literature ?
His hair is auburn, not red, and he was very polite, and I had a delicious redowa with him.
I 'm going to begin with a redowa, because the girls like it, and it 's better fun than square dances.
Looking much gratified, Tom produced the stump of a lead-pencil, and wrote his name with a flourish, saying, as he gave it back, "Now I 'm going to get Sherry, or some of the fellows that do the redowa well, so you can have a real good go before the music stops.