tap dance

noun

Definition of tap dance

  1. 1 :  a step dance tapped out audibly by means of shoes with hard soles or soles and heels to which taps have been added

  2. 2 :  something suggesting a tap dance; especially :  an action or discourse intended to rationalize or distract does a clever tap dance to explain — Campbell Geeslin

tap–dance

intransitive verb

tap dancer

noun

tap dancing

noun

First Known Use of tap dance

1928


TAP DANCE Defined for English Language Learners

tap dance

noun

Definition of tap dance for English Language Learners

  • : a kind of dance in which you wear special shoes with metal plates on the heels and toes and make tapping sounds with your feet


TAP DANCE Defined for Kids

tap dance

noun

Definition of tap dance for Students

  1. :  a kind of dance featuring loud tapping sounds from shoes with metal plates on the heels and toes


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