Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “dancer”

See all translations

dancer

noun [C]  /ˈdæn·sər/ us  
a person who moves his or her body and feet in rhythm to music: He’s a dancer with the New York City Ballet.
Translations of “dancer”
in Korean 무용가, 춤추는 사람…
in Arabic راقِص…
in Portuguese dançarino, -a, bailarino…
in Catalan ballarí, -ina…
in Japanese 舞踏家, ダンサー, 踊る人…
in Italian ballerino, -a…
in Chinese (Traditional) 舞蹈演員, 跳舞者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 舞蹈演员, 跳舞者…
(Definition of dancer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of dancer?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “dancer” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

derivative

If something is derivative, it is not the result of new ideas, but has been developed from or copies something else.

Word of the Day

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More