- folk dance
- see *dance.
A Dictionary of English folklore. Jacqueline Simpson & Steve Roud. 2014.
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folk dance — folk dancer. folk dancing. 1. a dance that originated among, and has been transmitted through, the common people. Cf. court dance. 2. a piece of music for such a dance. [1905 10] * * * Dance that has developed without a choreographer and that… … Universalium
Folk dance — is a term used to describe a large number of dances, mostly of European origin, that tend to share the following attributes:* originally danced in about the 19th century or earlier (or are, in any case, not copyrighted); * performance is… … Wikipedia
folk dance — folk ,dance noun 1. ) count or uncount a traditional dance from a particular region or community 2. ) count the music for doing a folk dance ╾ folk ,dancing noun uncount … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
folk dance — n a traditional dance from a particular area, or a piece of music for this dance >folk dancer n … Dictionary of contemporary English
folk dance — ► NOUN ▪ a traditional dance associated with a particular people or area … English terms dictionary
folk dance — n. 1. a traditional dance of the common people of a country or region 2. music for this … English World dictionary
folk dance — I noun a style of dancing that originated among ordinary people (not in the royal courts) (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑folk dancing • Derivationally related forms: ↑folk dance (for: ↑folk dancing) • … Useful english dictionary
folk dance — UK / US noun Word forms folk dance : singular folk dance plural folk dances 1) [countable/uncountable] a traditional dance from a particular region or community 2) [countable] the music for doing a folk dance Derived word: folk dancing noun… … English dictionary
folk-dance — See folk dance. * * * … Universalium
folk dance — dance originating from and passed down by the common people of a country or region … English contemporary dictionary
folk dance — noun a traditional dance associated with a particular people or area. Derivatives folk dancer noun folk dancing noun … English new terms dictionary