Definition of barn dance in English:

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barn dance

Pronunciation: /ˈˌbärn ˈdans/

noun

An informal social gathering for square dancing, originally held in a barn.
Example sentences
  • There is word about a barn dance coming to town but you'll read more about that next week.
  • This year's event will conclude with a barn dance.
  • Finally he said, ‘There's going to be a barn dance in town tomorrow night and I was thinking that maybe you would like to go with me.’

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Syllabification: barn dance

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