pole dancing

noun

Definition of pole dancing 

: usually solo dancing performed while using a fixed vertical pole as a prop

Keep scrolling for more

Other Words from pole dancing

pole dance noun or intransitive verb
pole dancer noun

Examples of pole dancing in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web

In the accompanying interview, the 34-year-old opened up about wellness, her meticulous acting method and pole dancing with writer Alex Okeowo. Sam Reed, The Hollywood Reporter, "Style Notes: Lupita Nyong'o Aces a Tree Pose for Vogue; Diana's Biographer to Pen Meghan Markle Book," 11 Dec. 2017

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'pole dancing.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of pole dancing

1994, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about pole dancing

Share pole dancing

Statistics for pole dancing

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for pole dancing

The first known use of pole dancing was in 1994

See more words from the same year

Comments on pole dancing

What made you want to look up pole dancing? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

not any or not one

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Great Scrabble Words—A Quiz

  • scrabble-tiles-that-read-scrabble-quiz
  • Which of the following Q-without-U words means the number five in cards or dice?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!