clog dance

clog dance
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [klog, klawg dans, dahns]
    • /klɒg, klɔg dæns, dɑns/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [klog, klawg dans, dahns]
    • /klɒg, klɔg dæns, dɑns/

Definitions of clog dance words

  • noun clog dance a dance in which clogs are worn to beat out the rhythm 3
  • noun clog dance a dance in which clogs, or heavy shoes, are worn for hammering out the lively rhythm. 1

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Origin of clog dance

First appearance:

before 1880
One of the 23% newest English words
First recorded in 1880-85

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Parts of speech for Clog dance


clog dance popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 42% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 67% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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Synonyms for clog dance

noun clog dance

  • step dance — a dance in which the steps are the most important characteristic, specifically a solo dance with intricate, vigorous steps, often performed with the hands kept in the pockets.

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