dance the night away

Definition of dance the night away

  1. :  to dance the entire evening We danced the night away.

Word by Word Definitions

danceplay
  1. :  to move one's body rhythmically usually to music :  to engage in or perform a dance (see 2dance 2)

    :  to move or seem to move up and down or about in a quick or lively manner

    :  to perform or take part in as a dancer

  1. :  an act or instance of moving one's body rhythmically usually to music :  an act or instance of dancing (see 1dance 1)

    :  a series of rhythmic and patterned bodily movements usually performed to music

    :  a social gathering for dancing

nightplay
  1. :  the time from dusk to dawn when no sunlight is visible

    :  an evening or night taken as an occasion or point of time

    :  an evening set aside for a particular purpose

  1. :  of, relating to, or associated with the night

    :  intended for use at night

    :  existing, occurring, or functioning at night

awayplay
  1. :  on the way :  along

    :  from this or that place

    :  in a secure place or manner

  1. :  absent from a place :  gone

    :  distant in space or time

    :  played on an opponent's grounds


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