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  • 41dance — 1 noun 1 (C) an act of dancing: have a dance: Let s have one more dance before we go home. | do a dance (=move as if you are dancing): When Claire heard the news she did a little dance of excitement. 2 (C) a particular set of movements performed… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 42dance — v 1. step to the music, shuffle one s feet, Sl. shake your booties, Sl. hoof or hoof it, Sl. boogie, trip the light fantastic, Sl. cut a rug; move to the music, rock, reel, sway, swing; whirl, twirl, spin, turn around, pirouette; glide, slide. 2 …

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  • 43Dance — Pour l’album de Gary Numan, voir Dance (album). La dance (API: /dɛns/) est un type de musique électronique produite essentiellement à des fins d utilisation en discothèque ou dans un environnement centré sur la danse. Cette musique est ainsi… …

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  • 44dance — abun·dance; bid·dance; cin·e·dance; con·cor·dance; dance; dance·abil·i·ty; dance·able; dis·cor·dance; for·bid·dance; rid·dance; re·dun·dance; …

    English syllables

  • 45dance — [c]/dæns / (say dans), /dans / (say dahns) verb (danced, dancing) –verb (i) 1. to move with the feet or body rhythmically, especially to music. 2. to leap, skip, etc., as from excitement or emotion; move nimbly or quickly. 3. to bob up and down.… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 46dance — v. & n. v. 1 intr. move about rhythmically alone or with a partner or in a set, usu. in fixed steps or sequences to music, for pleasure or as entertainment. 2 intr. move in a lively way; skip or jump about. 3 tr. a perform (a specified dance or… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 47dance*/*/*/ — [dɑːns] verb [I/T] I to move your body in movements that follow the sound of music I was too shy to ask you to dance.[/ex] They danced to the music of a Latin band.[/ex] Who were you dancing with?[/ex] dancer noun [C] dancing noun [U] II noun… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 48Dance — This interesting name derives from the pre 10th century Old French word dance , itself a development of the German tanzer , and as such it describes a professional dancer or dance teacher. Probably introduced into England after the 1066 Norman… …

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  • 49dance — verb 1》 move rhythmically to music, typically following a set sequence of steps.     ↘perform (a particular dance or a role in a ballet). 2》 move in a quick and light or lively way.     ↘(of someone s eyes) sparkle with pleasure or excitement.… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 50dance — {{11}}dance (n.) c.1300, from DANCE (Cf. dance) (v.). {{12}}dance (v.) c.1300, from O.Fr. dancier (12c., Mod.Fr. danser), of unknown origin, perhaps from Low Frankish *dintjan and akin to O.Fris. dintje tremble, quiver. A word of uncertain origin …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 51dance — [[t]dæns, dɑns[/t]] v. danced, danc•ing, n. 1) mad to move one s feet or body, or both, rhythmically in a pattern of steps, esp. to the accompaniment of music 2) to leap, skip, etc., as from excitement or emotion; move nimbly or quickly 3) to bob …

    From formal English to slang

  • 52Dance 4 Me — For other uses, see Dance for Me (disambiguation). Dance 4 Me Single by Mark Morrison featuring Tanya Stephens …

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  • 53Dance! — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Dance! Jeder Traum beginnt mit dem ersten Schritt Originaltitel: Take the Lead Produktionsland: USA Erscheinungsjahr: 2006 Länge: 116 Minuten Originalsprache: Englisch …

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  • 54dance — dan·ce s.f.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} dance music: ascolta solo la dance; anche agg.inv.: musiche, brano dance {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: sec. XX. ETIMO: propr. accorc. di dance music …

    Dizionario italiano

  • 55Dance On — Infobox Single Name =Dance On! Cover size = Caption = Artist =The Shadows from Album = A side = B side = All Day (Welch, Marvin) Released =December 13, 1962 Format =7 single Recorded = Genre =Pop music Length = Label =Columbia 45 DB4948 Writer =V …

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  • 56dance — 1) fish dance (a dance of Great Lakes Indians involving flipping motions of the hands and feet) 2) fish dance (any of a variety of dances world wide involving fish and fishing, meant to improve catches by propitiating gods or celebrating a way of …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 57dance — dɑːns n. rhythmic movement accompanied by music v. move rhythmically to music (often following pre composed steps and movements); skip or bounce about in a dance like manner; participate in a dance; cause to dance …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 58dance —    1. obsolete    to be killed by hanging    Alluding to the kicking of the victim and the gyration of the corpse:     Spring s passage out was going to be at the end of a rope, and unless I shifted I d be dancing alongside him. (Fraser, 1982)… …

    How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • 59dance — 1. verb 1) he danced with Katherine Syn: sway, trip, twirl, whirl, pirouette, gyrate; informal bop, disco, rock, boogie, shake a leg, hoof it, cut a/the rug, trip the light fantastic, get down, mosh, groove 2) …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 60dance — I. verb (danced; dancing) Etymology: Middle English dauncen, from Anglo French dancer Date: 14th century intransitive verb 1. to engage in or perform a dance 2. to move or seem to move up and down or about in a quick or lively manner transitive… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary