round dance


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round dance

n.
1. A folk dance performed with the dancers arranged in a circle.
2. A ballroom dance in which couples proceed in a circular direction around the room.

round dance

n
1. (Dancing) a dance in which the dancers form a circle
2. (Dancing) a ballroom dance, such as the waltz, in which couples revolve

round′ dance`


n.
1. a dance in which the dancers are arranged in or move about in a circle or ring.
2. a dance performed by couples and characterized by circular or revolving movement, as the waltz.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.round dance - a folk danceround dance - a folk dance; dancers form a circle
folk dance, folk dancing - a style of dancing that originated among ordinary people (not in the royal courts)
schottische - a German round dance resembling a slow polka
2.round dance - a ballroom dance characterized by revolving movementround dance - a ballroom dance characterized by revolving movement
ballroom dance, ballroom dancing - any of a variety of social dances performed by couples in a ballroom
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Pepper stopped and began a discourse upon round dances, country dances, morris dances, and quadrilles, all of which are entirely superior to the bastard waltz and spurious polka which have ousted them most unjustly in contemporary popularity--when the waiters gently pushed him on to his table in the corner.
Emerald Square and Round Dance Center will be hosting a free community square dance from 7:30 p.
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The name change will be celebrated with a round dance in December.
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Footage of the round dance circulated rapidly on social media and subsequently round dances appeared across Canada and the United States in the following weeks, in shopping malls, public spaces, and city streets.
In France they used to have the Carole, a round dance where people formed a circle and sang as they tripped.