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tap dance

noun

Simple Definition of tap dance

  • : a kind of dance in which you wear special shoes with metal plates on the heels and toes and make tapping sounds with your feet

Full Definition of tap dance

  1. 1 :  a step dance tapped out audibly by means of shoes with hard soles or soles and heels to which taps have been added

  2. 2 :  something suggesting a tap dance; especially :  an action or discourse intended to rationalize or distract <does a clever tap dance to explain — Campbell Geeslin>

tap–dance intransitive verb
tap dancer noun
tap dancing noun

1928

First Known Use of tap dance

1928


TAP DANCE Defined for Kids

tap dance

noun

Definition of tap dance

  1. :  a kind of dance featuring loud tapping sounds from shoes with metal plates on the heels and toes




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