sword dance

noun

Definition of sword dance

1 : a dance performed by men in a circle holding a sword in the right hand and grasping the tip of a neighbor's sword in the left hand
2 : a dance performed over or around swords

Other Words from sword dance

sword dancer noun

First Known Use of sword dance

1604, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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