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hesitation waltz

noun

  1. a waltz based on the frequent use of a step that consists of a pause and glide.


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Word History and Origins

Origin of hesitation waltz1

First recorded in 1910–15

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Example Sentences

She said that he must do the Hesitation Waltz as other people were doing.

Well, ring us up if you find the chairs doing a fox trot or hesitation waltz in the middle of the night, suggested Walter.

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