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tap-dance

[tap-dans, -dahns] /ˈtæpˌdæns, -ˌdɑns/
verb (used without object), tap-danced, tap-dancing.
1.
to perform a tap dance.
Origin of tap-dance
1925-1930
First recorded in 1925-30
Related forms
tap-dancer, noun
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Slang definitions & phrases for tap dancer

tap dancer

noun phrase

A person who ''tap dances'': He considered himself a tap dancer because he was very agile at gliding away from any sticky situation (1970s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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