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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
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  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.
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  3. 3
    [countable] music a piece of music written or played for people to dance to
    Outside a band was playing the Floral Dance.
    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.
    a dance teacher/school/class

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