from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A ballroom dance consisting of a series of unbroken rapid steps in 2/4 time.
  • n. A piece of music for this dance.
  • intransitive v. To perform this dance.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an early ballroom dance, precursor to the foxtrot.

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

  • v. dance the one-step
  • n. an early ballroom dance; precursor to the fox-trot


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