Meaning of “disco” in the English Dictionary

"disco" in British English

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uk /ˈdɪs.kəʊ/ us /ˈdɪs.koʊ/

disco noun (DANCE)

A2 [ C ] plural discos old-fashioned discotheque an event where people dance to modern recorded music for entertainment, or a place where this often happens:

disco lights

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  • Several parents acted as chaperones for the school disco.
  • He was injured in a Saturday-night fracas outside a disco.
  • Are you going to the Christmas disco?
  • They have a disco there every Wednesday night.
  • I feel like a dance - shall we go to the disco?

(Definition of “disco” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"disco" in American English

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disconoun [ C ]

us /ˈdɪs·koʊ/ plural discos

(Definition of “disco” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)