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dancer

[ dan-ser, dahn- ]
/ ˈdæn sər, ˈdɑn- /
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noun
a person who dances.
a person who dances professionally, as on the stage.
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Origin of dancer

1250–1300; Middle English dauncer;see dance, -er1

OTHER WORDS FROM dancer

non·danc·er, noun

Other definitions for dancer (2 of 2)

Dancer
[ dan-ser, dahn- ]
/ ˈdæn sər, ˈdɑn- /

noun
Stanley, 1927–2005, U.S. harness racer and trainer.
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