clog dance


a dance in which clogs, or heavy shoes, are worn for hammering out the lively rhythm.

Origin of clog dance

First recorded in 1880–85
Related formsclog dancer, nounclog dancing, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for clog dance

Historical Examples of clog dance

  • And George, he can clog-dance, and play the banjo like a pro-fessional.

  • And then he sketched a clog-dance on the hard-trodden snow of the pavement, with a mouth quite full of chestnuts.

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    William De Morgan