Meaning of tap dance

tap' dance"

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a dance in which the rhythm or rhythmical variation is audibly tapped out with the toe or heel by a dancer wearing shoes with special hard soles or with taps.


Pronunciation: (tap'dans", -däns"), [key]
— -danced, -danc•ing.
  1. to perform a tap dance.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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