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  • n  an assured victory (especially in an election)
  • n  music composed in triple time for waltzing
  • n  a ballroom dance in triple time with a strong accent on the first beat
  • v  dance a waltz

  • For the last 20 years, while flightier musicians have run off after every new craze in jazz, swing or bebop, Wayne King has stuck tenaciously to the waltz.
  • For most people, the mere mention of a Viennese operetta conjures up a waltz of post-Johann Strauss composersFranz Lehar (The Merry Widow), Oskar Straus (The Chocolate Soldier.
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  • Baby boom: Venom players enjoy duties of fatherhood
    Amarillo Venom running back Shaka Harris warned teammates Lavonte Jackson and Eric Waltz they would be tired as they approached their first Father's Day with their children.
    June 16, 2013 - Amarillo Globe-News
  • Ballroom Dance Lesson - Learn Waltz / Foxtrot / Rumba and Swing
    Our beginner group series class is designed for first time dancers. Worry free- you will be taught everything you need to know to join us on the dance floor. The beginner class curriculum includes: waltz, foxtrot, rumba, and swing. The dance instruction is formatted to progress the students level of dance. Lessons are taught by a nationally certified instructor. Partners are not required as we ...
    June 15, 2013 - WPXI Pittsburgh
  • CNFR: Tennesse-Martin's Tyler Waltz takes lead in third go-round
    University of Tennessee-Martin junior Tyler Waltz took the lead in the third go-round with a 78-point ride on Frontier Rodeo Company's Midnight Delight on Wednesday at the College National Finals Rodeo.
    June 13, 2013 - Casper Star-Tribune

  • Joe Maddon in ESPN
    To think that you are just going to waltz through this whole thing is not a good thought,said Tampa Bay manager Joe Maddon, whose team went 40-41 on the road during the regular season. "It's very unreasonable. They're very good. They have...
  • Shaun Tait in CricInfo.com
    If they called me tomorrow and said be ready in three weeks, I'd do it,Tait told the Australian. "I don't know what frame of mind the selectors are in. I know I can't waltz back into an Australian cap but I am keen to get back. I am...
  • Harry Reid in USA Today
    You cannot wring another ounce of compromise out of this,Reid said. "The president, what he has done with his macho pen, is really hurt children. He thinks he can waltz in here with his secretary of Health and Human Services, and sweet...

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