[step-dans, -dahns]


a dance in which the steps are the most important characteristic, specifically a solo dance with intricate, vigorous steps, often performed with the hands kept in the pockets.

Origin of stepdance

First recorded in 1885–90; step + dance
Related formsstep·danc·er, nounstep·danc·ing, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019