clog dance


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clog dance

n.
A dance performed while wearing clogs and characterized by heavy stamping steps.

clog dancer n.

clog′ dance`


n.
a dance in which clogs or heavy shoes are worn for hammering out the lively rhythm.
[1880–85]
clog′ danc`er, n.
clog′ danc`ing, n.

clog dance

A kind of solo step dance performed with clogs to accentuate the rhythm. Originally a French peasant dance.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clog dance - a dance performed while wearing shoes with wooden solesclog dance - a dance performed while wearing shoes with wooden soles; has heavy stamping steps
tap dance, tap dancing - a dance step tapped out audibly with the feet
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They used to clog dance, my mother who was their daughter was born in Blyth, Northumberland then they lived their days out in Ashington, Northumberland.
The clog dance was funny with two yokels at first reluctant and then unable to stop.
A member of the Royal Ballet since the age of 19, Mosley, now in his mid-forties, said of the Widow Simone's clog dance in a 2010 interview with Britain's "Ballet Magazine," "One of the nicest things ever was the first time I ever did it," because members of the orchestra remarked that they had never heard the clog dance so clearly.
Recent BBC4 shows have included one about a mass "flashmob" clog dance in Newcastle.
The clog dance with the girl's mother, played wonderfully by David Morse, and the clever ribbon sections between the two lovers are both superb.
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Top marks for the principals and a great clog dance from Morse while Christopher Larsen amuses as the simpleton rival in romance, Alain.
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