Definitions for rigadoonˌrɪg əˈdun

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

rig•a•doonˌrɪg əˈdun(n.)

  1. a dance of the 17th and 18th centuries in quick duple meter.

    Category: Music and Dance

  2. music for this dance.

    Category: Music and Dance

Origin of rigadoon:

1685–95; < F rigaudon, perh. from the surname Rigaud

Wiktionary

  1. rigadoon(Noun)

    A quickstep dance for two people.

  2. rigadoon(Noun)

    The music for this dance.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rigadoon(noun)

    a gay, lively dance for one couple, -- said to have been borrowed from Provence in France

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