trenchmore

noun
trench·​more | \ ˈtrenchˌmō(ə)r \
plural -s

Definition of trenchmore

: a boisterous English folk dance of the 16th and 17th centuries or its music in triple time and dotted rhythm

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perhaps from the name Trenchmore

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“Trenchmore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trenchmore. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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