round dance

noun

Definition of round dance

  1. 1 :  a folk dance in which participants form a ring and move in a prescribed direction

  2. 2 :  a ballroom dance in which couples progress around the room

  3. 3 :  a series of movements performed by a bee to indicate that a source of food is nearby

1530

First Known Use of round dance

1530

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