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Definition 1: taking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for terpsichore in the sense of this definition

(terpsichore is a kind of ...) an activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates

"scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists" "for recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles" "drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation"

(terpsichore is a kind of ...) arts or skills that require public performance

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) (ballet) a dance for two people (usually a ballerina and a danseur noble)

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) a show involving artistic dancing

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) (ballet) a solo dance or dance figure

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) (ballet) a dance for three people

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) (ballet) a dance for four people

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) dancing as part of a social occasion

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) a Latin American dance similar in rhythm to the rumba

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) a dance that is part of a religious ritual

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) a dance performed on tiptoe

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) dancing in which the steps are more important than gestures or postures

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) a form of dancing in which dancers slam into one another; normally performed to punk rock

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) a slow section of a pas de deux requiring great skill and strength by the dancers

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) a form of solo dancing that involves rapid acrobatic moves in which different parts of the body touch the ground; normally performed to the rhythm of rap music

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) a court dance of the 16th century; consisted of short advances and retreats

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) an intricate traditional dance in India performed by professional dancing girls

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) a stately court dance of the 16th and 17th centuries

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) dance movements that are linked in a single choreographic sequence

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) a stately court dance of the 17th and 18th centuries; in slow time

(... is a kind of terpsichore ) a rhythmic dance to reggae music performed by bending forward and extending the hands while bending the knees

(terpsichore is the domain which ... is member of) perform with the heels

"heel that dance"

(terpsichore is the domain which ... is member of) perform a belly dance

(terpsichore is the domain which ... is member of) perform a tap dance

(terpsichore is the domain which ... is member of) dance a clog dance

(terpsichore is the domain which ... is member of) move in a pattern; usually to musical accompaniment; do or perform a dance

"My husband and I like to dance at home to the radio"

(terpsichore is the domain which ... is member of) dance to jive music; dance the jive

(terpsichore is the domain which ... is member of) a person who entertains people for money in public places (as by singing or dancing), usually while asking for money

(terpsichore is the domain which ... is member of) a small metal plate that attaches to the toe or heel of a shoe (as in tap dancing)

(terpsichore is the domain which ... is member of) a step to one side (as in boxing or dancing)

(terpsichore is the domain which ... is member of) dance a shimmy

Definition 2: (Greek mythology) the Muse of the dance and of choral song - [noun denoting person]

(terpsichore is an instance of ...) in ancient Greek mythology any of 9 daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne; protector of an art or science

(terpsichore belongs to category ...) the mythology of the ancient Greeks

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