(noun, verb)


1. an artistic form of nonverbal communication

Definition categories: communication, art

2. a party of people assembled for dancing

Definition categories: group, party

3. taking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music

Similar word(s): dancing, saltation, terpsichore

Definition categories: act, diversion, recreation

4. a party for social dancing

Definition categories: event, party


1. move in a graceful and rhythmical way

- The young girl danced into the room

Definition categories: motion, move

2. move in a pattern; usually to musical accompaniment; do or perform a dance

- My husband and I like to dance at home to the radio

Definition categories: creation, move

3. skip, leap, or move up and down or sideways

- The children danced with joy

Definition categories: motion, move

Sentences with dance as a verb:

- I danced with her all night long.

- His eyes danced with pleasure as he spoke.

- Have you ever danced the tango?