Definition of 'danse macabre'
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He picked up one of the jars and swirled it round, watching the contents move in a slow danse macabre. THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)This danse macabre had once formed an integral part of the stonework of the cathedral at Nogykanizsa. SOMEWHERE EAST OF LIFE (2002)
The wind, always strongest on this part of the island, had veered southward, and rattled its danse macabre at the doors and windows. COASTLINERS (2002)
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Used Rarely. danse macabre is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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