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schottische

[ shot-ish ]

noun

  1. a round dance resembling the polka.
  2. the music for this dance.


schottische

/ ʃɒˈtiːʃ /

noun

  1. a 19th-century German dance resembling a slow polka
  2. a piece of music composed for or in the manner of this dance


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Word History and Origins

Origin of schottische1

1840–50; < German: Scottish (dance)
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Word History and Origins

Origin of schottische1

C19: from German der schottische Tanz the Scottish dance
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Example Sentences

But still, I do sometimes take part in a schottische, count.

Miss Austin's dance of the Schottische, with double-soled military boots, was excellent.

Then she brought Tot into her own dainty chamber, where he sat upon a chair and heard an orchestra play a merry schottische.

The old fiddler strikes up a merry air, and they dance the jenka, a sort of schottische, joyously.

Some men can only dance the two-step—they don't know the waltz, the polka, or the schottische.

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