[toh-dans, -dahns]

verb (used without object), toe-danced, toe-danc·ing.

to perform a toe dance.

Origin of toe-dance

v. use of noun phrase toe dance
Related formstoe dancer, noun

toe dance


a dance performed on the tips of the toes.

Origin of toe dance

First recorded in 1930–35 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for toe-dance

toe dance


a dance performed on tiptoe

verb toe-dance

(intr) ballet to dance on pointes
Derived Formstoe dancer, noun
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