square dancing

Definition of square dancing

  1. :  the activity of performing a dance for four couples that begins with each couple facing one of the other couples so that the four couples form a square <We like to go square dancing.>

Word by Word Definitions

squareplay
  1. :  an instrument having at least one right angle and two straight edges used especially to lay out or test right angles

    :  a rectangle with all four sides equal

    :  any of the quadrilateral spaces marked out on a board for playing games

  1. :  having four equal sides and four right angles

    :  forming a right angle

    :  having a square base

  1. :  to make square or rectangular

    :  to test for deviation from a right angle, straight line, or plane surface

    :  to bring approximately to a right angle

  1. :  in a straightforward or honest manner

    :  so as to face or be face-to-face

    :  at right angles

danceplay dancing
  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


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