dance card

noun
Updated on: 21 Apr 2018

Definition of dance card

1 : a card listing partners for scheduled dances
2 : a calendar of engagements

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First Known Use of dance card

1895

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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DANCE CARD Defined for English Language Learners

dance card

Definition of dance card for English Language Learners

  • : a card on which you write the names of people you are going to dance with at a social event


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