foxtrotting foxtrotting

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a ballroom dance in quadruple time; combines short and long and fast and slow steps fixed sequences
  2. (v) dance the foxtrot

Usage(s):

  1. At nine o'clock, he was seen at Giro's foxtrotting between courses.
  2. After dinner, he opened the dancing by briskly foxtrotting Vittoria round the floor while some mapless Marines played April in Paris.
  3. By cribbing from the jukebox, he learned all the popular American songs, soon developed a skill for arranging and composing foxtrotting tunes in the big-band idiom.

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