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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A square dance of 5 or more figures for 4 or more couples.

Usage examples (34)
  • A quadrille is a very humdrum performance nowadays to those who know nothing so delightful as the wild monotony of the round dance.
  • The quadrille is a stately and a conversational dance.
  • Sidsall recalled the quadrille he had led her through at Lacy's party; he had been a perfect partner, at once light and firm.
  • The quadrille had ended, and a waltz was beginning. for more
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