tap dancing
noun see tap dance

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tap dancing — tap .dancing n [U] dancing in which you wear shoes with pieces of metal on the bottom, which make a sound as you move >tap dance v [I and T] >tap dancer n …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • tap-dancing — tap dance ► NOUN ▪ a dance performed wearing shoes fitted with metal taps, characterized by rhythmical tapping of the toes and heels. ► VERB (tap dance) ▪ perform such a dance. DERIVATIVES tap dancer noun tap dancing noun …   English terms dictionary

  • tap dancing — tap ,dancing noun uncount a style of dancing in which you move your feet very quickly and make sounds with the special shoes you wear ╾ tap ,dancer noun count …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tap-dancing — tapˈ dancing noun Dancing characterized by rhythmical striking of dancer s tapped shoes on the floor • • • Main Entry: ↑tap …   Useful english dictionary

  • tap dancing — noun a dance step tapped out audibly with the feet • Syn: ↑tap dance • Derivationally related forms: ↑tap dance (for: ↑tap dance) • Hypernyms: ↑step dancing, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • tap dancing — also tap dancing N UNCOUNT Tap dancing is a style of dancing in which the dancers wear special shoes with pieces of metal on the heels and toes. The shoes make loud sharp sounds as the dancers move their feet …   English dictionary

  • tap-dancing — see tap dancing …   English dictionary

  • tap dancing — UK / US noun [uncountable] a style of dancing in which you move your feet very quickly and make sounds with the special shoes that you wear Derived word: tap dancer noun countable Word forms tap dancer : singular tap dancer plural tap dancers …   English dictionary

  • tap dancing — noun (U) dancing in which you wear shoes with pieces of metal on the bottom, which make a sharp sound tap dance noun (C) tap dancer noun (C) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • ˈtap ˌdancing — noun [U] a style of dancing in which you move your feet very quickly and make sounds with the special shoes that you wear …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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