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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A stately court dance in the 17th century; A stately piece of music composed for a certain dance.

Usage examples (36)
  • That very dance which we call a minuet, has been proved by an ingenious
  • The last thing I recollect was Starlight showing Maddie what he called a minuet step, and
  • Maddie what he called a minuet step, and Jonathan and the old woman sitting on the sofa as grave as owls.
  • Because it is a theatrical minuet, which is in slow time. for more
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