Share this entry

Share this page

two-step

Syllabification: two-step

Definition of two-step in English:

noun

A round dance with a sliding step in march or polka time.
Example sentences
  • Panico, the dancer from Naples who has been wrapping herself around Maradona's new body through tangos, waltzes, two-steps and cha-cha-chas, arrived in Argentina to learn that she and Diego had had their last dance.
  • This acoustic ensemble will bring an array of authentic Cajun waltzes, two-steps, and ballads to the stage.
  • The local band, which usually consisted of cornets, slide trombone, violin, clarinet, and bass drum, played at weddings, festivals, and other social occasions, offering waltzes, quadrilles, and two-steps.

Definition of two-step in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day Noel
Pronunciation: nəʊˈɛl
noun
Christmas…