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dance hall

noun
1.
a public establishment that, for an admission fee, provides its patrons with music and space for dancing and, sometimes, dancing partners and refreshments.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60, Americanism
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  • There was a dance hall, theater, trolley line and steamboats.
  • The congregation had at first hoped to convert the old building into a library or a dance hall.
  • Some people have been heard to say that the chandelier once hung in a dance hall.
  • She suggested leaving the dance hall where it is located.
  • The large space on the second floor had been used as a dance hall.
  • He included an open-air dance hall, or pavilion, on the second floor above the equipment room.
  • The board has maintained various public facilities such as a park, dance hall, and race track.

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