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dance

dance

 
 
pronunciation:
daens
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: danced, dances, dancing
definition: to move the feet and body to music.
Everyone danced when the band started playing.
 
similar words:
rock
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a party or gathering where people come to dance.
The school dance is on Saturday night.
similar words:
party
Word Builder: dance +
  • dancer:
    a person who dances.
  • dancing:
    the act of moving the body with rhythm.
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