from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A ballroom dance in 2/4 time, characterized by long, sliding steps.
- n. The music for this dance.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A ballroom dance in duple time, having long, sliding steps
- n. A piece of music for this dance
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A kind of round dance in march or polka time; also, a piece of music for this dance.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A round dance, danced by couples, the partners moving together in a series of sliding steps in two-two time, the first step of each measure being longer than the second and termed a ‘slide.’
- n. The music for such a dance, which is in duple or quadruple rhythm, not essentially different from a rapid march or quick-step.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. dance the two-step
- n. a ballroom dance in duple meter; marked by sliding steps
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