1. a series of movements that match the speed and rhythm of a piece of music.

    • a particular sequence of steps and movements constituting a particular form of dancing.

    • dance steps and movements considered as an activity or art form.

    • a social gathering at which people dance.

    • synonyms: ball, masquerade, prom, hoedown, baile, disco

    • a set of lively movements resembling a dance.

      "he gesticulated comically and did a little dance"

    • a piece of music for dancing to.

      "the last dance had been played"

    • music for dancing to, especially in a nightclub.

      noun: dance music; plural noun: dance musics