tap-dancer


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tap-dancer

[ˈtæpˌdɑːnsəʳ] nballerino/a di tip tap
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tap1

(tӕp) noun
a quick touch or light knock or blow. I heard a tap at the door.
verbpast tense, past participle tapped
(often with at, ~on or with) to give a light knock (on or with something). He tapped at/on the window.
ˈtap-dancing noun
a type of dancing performed with special shoes that make a tapping noise.
ˈtap-dancer noun
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References in periodicals archive ?
I suppose it's natural that I was attracted to Maria all those years ago because I used to be a tap-dancer myself, but I had to give it up.
3) My statue of a tap-dancer. My husband bought this for me 25 years ago and I still love him.
An under-the-credits sequence silently limns the death of the 12-year-old heroine's famous tap-dancer dad.