Paul Jones

noun \ ˈpȯlˈjōnz \

Definition of Paul Jones

:a method of changing partners during a dance whereby at a signal the dancers form a circle and execute a grand right and left until at another signal each man resumes the original dance taking as his new partner the lady who is opposite him

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Origin and Etymology of paul jones

probably after John Paul Jones †1792 American naval officer and hero of the American Revolution


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