Definitions

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

  • noun A march for accompanying quick time.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Milit., a march in quick time—that is, at the rate of 110 steps per minute.
  • noun Music adapted to such a rapid march, or in a brisk march rhythm.

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

  • noun (Mus.) A lively, spirited march; also, a lively style of dancing.

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

  • noun A fast foxtrot noted for its complex and intricate footwork.
  • verb To dance the quickstep.

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

  • noun a ballroom dance with both quick and slow steps
  • verb perform a quickstep
  • noun military march accompanying quick time

Etymologies

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quick +‎ step.

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