square dancing

square dancing
American country dancing in which couples form squares
Syn: ↑square dance
Derivationally related forms: ↑square dance (for: ↑square dance)
Hyponyms: ↑reel, ↑Scottish reel, ↑quadrille
Part Meronyms: ↑do-si-do, ↑promenade, ↑sashay, ↑swing

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square dancing noun [noncount]

We enjoy square dancing. = We like to go square dancing.

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Main Entry:square dance

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