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1. prance

verb. ['ˈpræns'] to walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others.

Synonyms

  • cock
  • sashay
  • strut
  • walk
  • ruffle
  • tittup

Antonyms

  • arrange
  • descend
  • linger
  • recede

Etymology

  • prancen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Example sentences of the word prance


1. Noun, singular or mass
While barefoot, walk, jog, or prance around the room for five to seven minutes.

2. Verb, base form
Puggles love to play and be close their owners, and will wag and prance when you return home.

3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Just seeing those animals prance across the walls is sure to make anyone smile.

2. prance

verb. ['ˈpræns'] ride a horse such that it springs and bounds forward.

Antonyms

  • fall

Etymology

  • prancen (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. prance

verb. ['ˈpræns'] cause (a horse) to bound spring forward.

Synonyms

  • ride

Antonyms

  • go
  • rise

Etymology

  • prancen (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. prance

noun. ['ˈpræns'] a proud stiff pompous gait.

Synonyms

  • swagger
  • strut

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • misbehave
  • unfold

Etymology

  • prancen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. prance

verb. ['ˈpræns'] spring forward on the hind legs.

Synonyms

  • go
  • locomote
  • travel

Antonyms

  • precede
  • advance
  • rush
  • converge

Etymology

  • prancen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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