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prance

verb     /prɑːns/ US  /præns/
[I + adv/prep] to walk in an energetic way and with more movement than necessary : It's pathetic to see 50-year-old rock stars prancing around on stage as if they were still teenagers . She pranced into the office and demanded to speak to the manager .Moving firmly on foot [I] When a horse prances, it takes small , quick steps and raises its legs higher than usual .Horse ridingHorse racing
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