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English verb: trip the light fantastic

1. trip the light fantastic (creation) move in a pattern; usually to musical accompaniment; do or perform a dance


SamplesMy husband and I like to dance at home to the radio.


Synonymsdance, trip the light fantastic toe


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)move


Narrower (hyponym)bebop, belly dance, boogie, bop, break, break dance, break-dance, bump, cakewalk, cha-cha, Charleston, clog, conga, contra danse, contradance, contredanse, country-dance, disco, folk dance, foxtrot, grind, heel, hoof, jig, jitterbug, jive, kick, mambo, mosh, one-step, polka, quickstep, rhumba, rumba, samba, shag, shimmy, skank, slam, slam dance, square dance, tango, tap, tap dance, tapdance, thrash, twist, two-step, waltz, waltz around


Verb groupdance


Domain categorydance, dancing, saltation, terpsichore









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