Gallopade
Gallopade Gal"lo*pade`, n. [F. galopade. See {Gallop}, n.] 1. I horsemanship, a sidelong or curveting kind of gallop. [1913 Webster]

2. A kind of dance; also, music to the dance; a galop. [1913 Webster]


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  • Gallopade — Gal lo*pade , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Gallopaded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gallopading}.] 1. To gallop, as on horseback. [1913 Webster] 2. To perform the dance called gallopade. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gallopade — [gal΄ə pād′] n. [Fr galopade < galoper: see GALLOP & ADE] GALOP …   English World dictionary

  • gallopade — noun Date: 1828 galop …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • gallopade — /gal euh payd /, n. galop. Also, galopade. [1825 35; < F galopade, equiv. to galop(er) to GALLOP + ade ADE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • gallopade — noun A type of dance, also known as the galop …   Wiktionary

  • gallopade — gal·lo·pade || ‚gælÉ™ peɪd n. galop, type of 19th century lively ballroom dance (in 2 4 time); music to this dance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gallopade — gal·lo·pade …   English syllables

  • gallopade — gal•lo•pade [[t]ˌgæl əˈpeɪd, ˈpɑd[/t]] n. mad galop …   From formal English to slang

  • gallopade — /gæləˈpeɪd/ (say galuh payd) noun 1. a sprightly kind of dance, originally Hungarian. 2. the music for it. {French galopade, from galoper gallop} …   Australian English dictionary

  • gallopade — …   Useful english dictionary

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