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square-dance

[skwair-dans, -dahns]
verb (used without object), square-danced, square-dancing.
1.
to perform or participate in a square dance.
2.
to participate in a hoedown.

Origin:
1955–60

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square dance
 
n
1.  chiefly (US), (Canadian) any of various formation dances, such as a quadrille, in which the couples form squares
 
vb
2.  (intr) to perform such a dance
 
'square-dancer
 
n

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Example sentences
In the evening, the entire family can laugh their way through the nightly square dance entertainment.
As our state's population has grown, so has the square dance activity.
Each year the intersection surrounding the downtown courthouse is blocked off to allow for a county wide square dance.
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