Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A formal dance held for a high-school or college class typically at or near the end of the academic year.

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  • noun UK a promenade concert
  • noun UK, abbreviation promenade
  • noun US a formal ball held at a college near the end of the academic year

Etymologies

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

[Short for promenade.]

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Abbreviation of promenade.

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