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  • n. A lively, boisterous dance.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A kind of lively dance of a rude, boisterous character. Also, music in triple time appropriate to the dance.
  • intransitive v. To dance the trenchmore.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An old English country-dance, of a lively and boisterous character, common in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.
  • n. Music for such a dance, which was in triple or sextuple rhythm.
  • To perform the dance so called; dance the trenchmore.


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