contradance definition

  • noun:
    • Variants of contredanse.
    • Alternative spelling of contra-dance.
    • A dance when the partners tend to be arranged in person, or in reverse lines.
    • A dance by four couples placed opposite both and making the same measures and numbers. See country-dance.
    • a form of people dance which couples are organized in sets or deal with each other in a line
  • verb:
    • perform a contradance

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