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noun     dance pronunciation in American English
/dæns/
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singulardance
pluraldances
  1. 1
    [countable] a social event where there is music for people to dance to

    the high school’s annual dance

  2. 2
    [countable] a pattern of movements that you make with your feet and your body, following the sound of music
    do a dance:

    They did traditional square dances.

  3. 3
    [countable] music a piece of music written or played for people to dance to

    dance tunes

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  4. 4
    [uncountable] the activity or job of dancing in order to entertain an audience

    She teaches drama and dance.

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