grand march

grand march

n.
A ceremonial march at a ball in which all couples take part.
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And oh, Rebecca," she continued with quivering voice, "I remember so well when we were little girls together and she took such pride in curling my hair; and another time, when we were grown up, she lent me her best blue muslin: it was when your father had asked me to lead the grand march with him at the Christmas dance, and I found out afterwards she thought he'd intended to ask her!"
The Dance of Barsoom bears a relation similar to the more formal dancing functions of Mars that The Grand March does to ours, though it is infinitely more intricate and more beautiful.
LAHORE -- A grand march was held under the leadership of Punjab government on Monday to express solidarity with the people of Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK), who are being targeted by the Indian government for demanding their just right to self-determination.
He strikes a confident pose and puts on the face of a stoic who is confident of emerging unscathed from the battle in his grand march to State House well aware of the dangers he faces.
Pipers from Uddingston Strathclyde Pipe Band led the traditional Grand March and the evening finished with ceilidh dancing to the music of John Carmichael's Scottish Dance Band.
Music will include the Sleeping Beauty Waltz, the Grand March from Aida, Intermezzo from Cavalleria rusticana, Land of Hope and Glory and more.
ISLAMABAD:Indian authorities imposed curfew-like restrictions in Srinagar and adjoining areas and used brute force on protesters to prevent a grand march towards the Indian army headquarters in Badami Bagh, Srinagar on Monday.
ISLAMABAD -- Indian authorities imposed curfew-like restrictions in Srinagar and adjoining areas and used brute force on protesters to prevent a grand march towards the Indian army headquarters in Badami Bagh, Srinagar on Monday.
'The grand march of extremism and illiberalism seen the world over has taken root in Pakistan too.
Grand March from Aida by Giuseppe Verdi, arranged by Kenneth Bell.
I seized control of the lighting systems and sound systems of the great hall for the hustings, and came in to the grand march from Aida with a cohort of bodyguards.