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1. dance

verb. ['ˈdæns'] move in a graceful and rhythmical way.

Synonyms

  • glissade
  • step
  • sashay
  • trip the light fantastic toe
  • chasse
  • move
  • trip the light fantastic

Antonyms

  • unwind
  • arrange
  • disengage
  • wind

Etymology

  • daunsen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dancer (Anglo-Norman)

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  • advance
  • trance
  • stance
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  • glance
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Example sentences of the word round-dance


1. Noun Phrase
Modern barn dancing refers to any line, square or round dance.

2. dance

noun. ['ˈdæns'] an artistic form of nonverbal communication.

Synonyms

  • choreography
  • extension
  • art

Antonyms

  • recede
  • follow
  • fall
  • ascend

Etymology

  • daunsen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dancer (Anglo-Norman)

3. dance

verb. ['ˈdæns'] move in a pattern; usually to musical accompaniment; do or perform a dance.

Synonyms

  • tap
  • samba
  • rhumba
  • break dance
  • mosh
  • skank
  • tango
  • tap dance
  • square dance
  • hoof
  • one-step
  • tapdance
  • bop
  • jig
  • slam
  • boogie
  • cakewalk
  • Charleston
  • shag
  • jitterbug
  • waltz around
  • move
  • disco
  • polka
  • contredanse
  • cha-cha
  • waltz
  • foxtrot
  • country-dance
  • mambo
  • conga
  • grind
  • trip the light fantastic toe
  • clog
  • contradance
  • shimmy
  • bebop
  • jive
  • bump
  • kick
  • twist
  • two-step
  • belly dance
  • slam dance
  • break-dance
  • folk dance
  • heel
  • thrash
  • rumba
  • break
  • quickstep
  • trip the light fantastic

Antonyms

  • hop out
  • push
  • raise
  • pull

Etymology

  • daunsen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dancer (Anglo-Norman)

4. round

adjective. ['ˈraʊnd'] having a circular shape.

Synonyms

  • roundish
  • global
  • disk-shaped
  • globular
  • disclike
  • goblet-shaped
  • globose
  • pinwheel-shaped
  • nutlike
  • coccoid
  • pear-shaped
  • circular
  • ringlike
  • moonlike
  • ball-shaped
  • discoid
  • wheel-like
  • cumuliform
  • moon-round
  • orbicular
  • bulbous
  • barrel-shaped
  • apple-shaped
  • bulblike
  • bulb-shaped
  • disklike
  • discoidal
  • capitate
  • spheric
  • pancake-like
  • disc-shaped
  • spherical

Antonyms

  • angular
  • noncyclic
  • compound
  • intrusive

Etymology

  • ront (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • roun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • run (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • rounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • runian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. round

noun. ['ˈraʊnd'] a charge of ammunition for a single shot.

Synonyms

  • unit of ammunition
  • ammo
  • ammunition

Antonyms

  • attach
  • stay
  • unify
  • arrive

Etymology

  • ront (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • roun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • run (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • rounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • runian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. dance

noun. ['ˈdæns'] a party of people assembled for dancing.

Synonyms

  • ball

Antonyms

  • converge
  • enter

Etymology

  • daunsen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dancer (Anglo-Norman)

7. round

verb. ['ˈraʊnd'] wind around; move along a circular course.

Synonyms

  • go
  • locomote
  • travel

Antonyms

  • closed interval
  • open interval
  • deprive
  • deconcentrate

Etymology

  • ront (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • roun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • run (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • rounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • runian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. round

adverb. ['ˈraʊnd'] from beginning to end; throughout.

Antonyms

  • whisper

Etymology

  • ront (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • roun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • run (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • rounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • runian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. dance

verb. ['ˈdæns'] skip, leap, or move up and down or sideways.

Antonyms

  • back

Etymology

  • daunsen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dancer (Anglo-Norman)

10. round

noun. ['ˈraʊnd'] an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs.

Synonyms

  • time interval
  • phase
  • phase angle
  • cycle
  • interval

Antonyms

  • engage
  • empty
  • be born
  • freeze

Etymology

  • ront (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • roun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • run (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • rounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • runian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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