plural -s
: either of two popular Bohemian ballroom dances of the 19th century:
: a dance in triple time resembling a waltz
: a dance in ²/₄ time resembling a polka

Word History


French & German; French rédowa, from German redowa, from Czech rejdovák, from rejdovati to steer around, drive, whirl around

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“Redowa.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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