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tea dance

a dance held at teatime.
Origin of tea dance
First recorded in 1880-85 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • How about startin' in with the tea dance at the Admiral, just opened?

    Torchy and Vee Sewell Ford
  • We might call it a tea dance, said Betty, as she escorted her two freshmen over to the girls gymnasium.

    Betty Lee, Senior

    Harriet Pyne Grove
  • Class matters went all too slowly between the time of the tea dance announcement and the affair itself.

    The Orchard Secret

    Cleo Garis
British Dictionary definitions for tea dance

tea dance

a dance held in the afternoon at which tea is served
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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