Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- an early 20th-cent. ballroom dance in 2/4 time, like a slow fox trot
- a piece of music for this dance
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- A ballroom dance in 2/4 time, characterized by long, sliding steps.
- The music for this dance.