Translation of "dance" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

dance

verb uk us /dɑːnts/ US  /dænts/

[ I or T ] to move the body and feet to music

跳(舞),舞蹈
We danced all night. 我们跳了一夜的舞。
We went dancing at a nightclub. 我们去夜总会跳舞了。
What sort of music do you like dancing to? 你喜欢伴着哪种曲子跳舞?
Who was she dancing with at the party last night? 昨晚舞会上她在和谁跳舞?
Can you dance the tango? 你会跳探戈舞吗?

[ I ] literary to move quickly and lightly

(轻快地)舞动;摇曳;跳动
The daffodils were dancing in the breeze. 黄水仙在微风中轻轻舞动。
She watched the sunlight dancing on the water. 她注视着水面上的粼粼波光。

(Translation of “dance verb” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)