square-dance

square dance


Origin:
1865–70

square dancer, noun
square dancing, noun
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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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