- a dance performed with sharp, loud taps of the foot, toe, or heel at each step
- Informal a statement or action meant to evade or distract attention from a concern, question, etc.
A dance in which the dancer clicks metal taps fixed to the heels and toes of the shoes in rhythm against the floor.
- tap dancer
(plural tap dances)
(third-person singular simple present tap-dances, present participle tap-dancing, simple past and past participle tap-danced)
- To perform a tap dance