What does dancing mean?

Definitions for dancing
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dancing, dance, terpsichore, saltationnoun

    taking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music

Wiktionary

  1. dancingnoun

    The activity of dancing (see the verb dance).

  2. dancingadjective

    Describing something or someone that is currently in the act of dancing. (See dance.)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dancing

    of Dance

  2. Dancing

    from Dance

Freebase

  1. Dancing

    "Dancing" was the fourth single released in Italy and in the United states from Elisa's third album, Then Comes the Sun, and the first single released from the American album Dancing.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Dancing

    Rhythmic and patterned body movements which are usually performed to music.

Editors Contribution

  1. dancingverb

    Verb form of the word dance.

    There were dancing together with love and joy beaming from their eyes on their wedding day.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 1, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'dancing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4075

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'dancing' in Nouns Frequency: #2710

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dancing in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dancing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of dancing in a Sentence

  1. David Sorenson:

    What did she like about it? Everything, she liked the instructing. She liked the dancing and the camaraderie of the women. She liked to perform.

  2. Gustave Flaubert, Madame Bovary:

    The human language is like a cracked kettle on which we beat out a tune for a dancing bear, when we hope with our music to move the stars.

  3. Owsley Stanley:

    ... the bears on the album cover are not really 'dancing'. I don't know why people think they are, their positions are quite obviously those of a high-stepping march.

  4. Prime Minister Enda Kenny:

    His mythical stories from Ballybeg reached all corners of the world from Dublin to London to Broadway and onto the silver screen, all of his plays, including' Translations',' Faith Healer',' Philadelphia, Here I Come !' and' Dancing at Lughnasa', will forever form part of the canon of greatness in dramatic writing.

  5. Dimitri Reeves:

    We have to start with ourselves, we can't just go and act up. Peaceful protest is the answer. Who can really fight against dancing and singing?

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