break dance

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break dancing

also break·danc·ing (brāk′dăn′sĭng)
1. A form of nonrhythmic urban dance characterized by acrobatic and gymnastic movements.
2. See breaking2.

break dance n. & v.
break dancer n.

break dance

(Dancing) an acrobatic dance style originating in the 1980s
(Dancing) (intr) to perform a break dance
ˈbreakˌdancer n
ˈbreakˌdancing n
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Noun1.break dance - a form of solo dancing that involves rapid acrobatic moves in which different parts of the body touch the groundbreak dance - 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
dancing, terpsichore, dance, saltation - taking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music
Verb1.break dance - do a break dance; "Kids were break-dancing at the street corner"
trip the light fantastic, trip the light fantastic toe, dance - move in a pattern; usually to musical accompaniment; do or perform a dance; "My husband and I like to dance at home to the radio"
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She is the only girl in Bareilly, who does break dance, in fact break dance of Bareilly.
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Young people interested in break dance can join Custom Breaks at any time, which takes place at sister venue The CustomSpace every Thursday between 6pm and 8pm.
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LOCAL street dance groups, break dance groups and professional break dance crew Physical Jerks perform at Barry Island on Saturday and Sunday from 11am to 4pm.
UK's largest outdoor international break dance competition.
Summary: The group faces the lack of professional break dance teachers in the region
This 28-year-old dancer said that the band tries to interpret break dancing into the Korean way combining contemporary break dance with traditional music and dances.