toe dancer
noun see toe dance

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • toe dancer — noun see toe dance * * * toe dancer, a person who does a toe dance, especially a professional dancer …   Useful english dictionary

  • toe-dance — toe dancer. /toh dans , dahns /, v.i., toe danced, toe dancing. to perform a toe dance. [v. use of n. phrase TOE DANCE] * * * …   Universalium

  • toe dance — n. a dance performed on the tips of the toes, as in ballet toe dance vi. toe danced, toe dancing toe dancer n …   English World dictionary

  • toe-dance — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ intransitive verb Etymology: toe dance : to dance a toe dance • toe dancer noun * * * toe dancer. /toh dans , dahns /, v.i., toe danced, toe dancing. to perform a toe dance. [v. use of n. phrase TOE DANCE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • dancer — Synonyms and related words: artist, artiste, ballerina, ballet dancer, ballet girl, ballroom dancer, belly dancer, burlesque queen, choral dancer, chorine, chorus boy, chorus girl, clog dancer, conjurer, coryphee, dancing girl, danseur, danseur… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • toe dance — noun a dance performed on tiptoe • Syn: ↑toe dancing • Hypernyms: ↑dancing, ↑dance, ↑terpsichore, ↑saltation * * * noun : a dance executed on the tips of the toes * * * a dance performed on the tips of t …   Useful english dictionary

  • dancer — n 1. ballet dancer, toe dancer, figurant, coryphee; danseur, premier danseur, premier danseur noble; danseuse, ballerina, prima ballerina, prima ballerina assoluta. 2. square dancer, Inf. heel kicker, Sl. hoofer, Sl. boot stomper; jigger, belly… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • toe dance — noun Date: 1898 a dance executed on the tips of the toes by means of a ballet slipper with a reinforced toe • toe dance intransitive verb • toe dancer noun • toe dancing noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dancer — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. terpsichorean, danseur, danseuse ( both French), ballerina, prima ballerina, danseur noble, premier danseur, premi?re danseuse ( all French), coryph?e, figurant, figurante, chorus girl, chorine*, chorus boy, geisha; ballet …   English dictionary for students

  • John Diamond (dancer) — John Diamond (aka Jack or Johnny) (1823 ndash; 1857) was an Irish American [Hill and Hatch 99.] dancer and blackface minstrel performer. Diamond entered show business at age 17 and soon came to the attention of circus promoter P. T. Barnum. In… …   Wikipedia

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