Synonyms of 'dance: General dance steps and terms'
chasséthree consecutive dance steps, two fast and one slow, to four beats of music choreographythe composition of dance steps and sequences for ballet and stage dancing dosidoglideany of various dances featuring gliding steps grand chaina figure in formation dances, such as the lancers and Scottish reels, in which couples split up and move around in a circle in opposite directions, passing all other dancers until reaching their original partners keep stepin stepout of steppasa dance step or movement, esp in ballet pas de basquea dance step performed usually on the spot, consisting of one long and two short movements during which the weight is transferred from one foot to the other: used esp in reels and jigs pas seula dance sequence for one person phrase(in choreography) a short sequence of dance movements pigeonwinga fancy step in dancing in which the feet are clapped together progressivepromenadea ball or formal dance at a high school or college rhythmthe arrangement of the relative durations of and accents on the notes of a melody, usually laid out into regular groups (bars) of beats, the first beat of each bar carrying the stress routinea set sequence of dance steps setthe number of couples required for a formation dance shufflea dance or dance step with short dragging movements of the feet slip stepa dance step made by moving the left foot one step sideways and closing the right foot to the left foot: used when dancing in a circle during Scottish reels and jigs stepstimethe system of combining beats or pulses in music into successive groupings by which the rhythm of the music is established ▷ See dance
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Word List of dance: General dance steps and terms from the Collins English Word Lists