line dance

noun
Updated on: 19 Nov 2017

Definition of line dance

1 : contredanse 1
2 : a dance performed by a group usually in single file
3 : a dance in which the dancers stand in ranks while performing a particular set of steps in unison

line dancer

noun

line dancing

noun

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First Known Use of line dance

1948


LINE DANCE Defined for English Language Learners

line dance

noun

Definition of line dance for English Language Learners

  • : a dance done by a group of people who stand next to each other in a line and who all perform the same movements


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