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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective from dance.
  • adjective one of the women in the East Indies whose profession is to dance in the temples, or for the amusement of spectators. There are various classes of dancing girls.
  • adjective a teacher of dancing.
  • adjective a school or place where dancing is taught.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Describing something or someone that is currently in the act of dancing. (See dance.)
  • noun The activity of dancing (see the verb dance).
  • verb Present participle of dance.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun taking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music

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