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dance

verb [I/T]  /dæns/ us  
to move the body and feet in rhythm to music: [I] Who was she dancing with at the party? [T] They danced a waltz. If something dances, it moves quickly and easily: [I] Sunlight danced on the water.

dance

noun [C/U]  /dæns/ us  
an act of dancing, or a particular set of movements: [C] “May I have this dance?” he asked. [C] The next dance will be a waltz. [U] Do you take dance lessons? A dance is also a social occasion at which people dance: [C] the eighth-grade dance
Translations of “dance”
in Korean 춤추다…
in Arabic يَرْقُص…
in French danser, (faire) sauter…
in Turkish dans etmek…
in Italian ballare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 跳(舞),舞蹈, (輕快地)舞動, 搖曳…
in Russian танцевать…
in Polish tańczyć…
in Spanish bailar, mecer, agitar…
in Portuguese dançar…
in German tanzen, schaukeln…
in Catalan ballar…
in Japanese (人)が踊る…
in Chinese (Simplified) 跳(舞),舞蹈, (轻快地)舞动, 摇曳…
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