Translation of "dance" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

dance

noun uk us /dɑːnts/ US  /dænts/

[ C or U ] when you move your feet and body to music

舞,跳舞
We had a dance. 我们跳了一支舞。
a dance class 舞蹈课

[ C ] a particular series of movements which you perform to music or the type of music which is connected with it

舞蹈,舞步;舞曲
The band played a slow dance. 乐队演奏了一支舒缓的舞曲。

[ C ] a social occasion at which people dance, especially a formal occasion in a large room

(尤指正式的)舞会
They're having an end-of-term dinner-dance. 他们要举办一场期末餐舞会。

[ U ] the art of performing dances, especially as a form of entertainment

舞蹈表演;舞蹈艺术
The performers tell the story through song and dance. 演员们载歌载舞演绎了那个故事。

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