rain dance

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Noun1.rain dance - a ritual dance intended to bring rainrain dance - a ritual dance intended to bring rain
ceremonial dance, ritual dance, ritual dancing - a dance that is part of a religious ritual
corn dance - a rain dance of Amerindians
Hawaiian dancing, hula, hula-hula - a Polynesian rain dance performed by a woman
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Rain dancing continues in modern Kenya because of the reoccurring drought; therefore, historically there has been a space for people to retain and memorialize the practice.
rain dancing its pavanne in the bruised light of winter afternoons.
'It is obviously huge for us and for golf in Wales,' said Dredge, who admitted there was some rain dancing going on behind the scenes after he was woken up in the night by the latest of several torrential downpours.