Definition of excuse-me in English:

excuse-me

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noun

informal
A social dance in which participants may interrupt other pairs in order to change partners.
More example sentences
  • There was a ladies' choice and an excuse-me dance where you got to cut in.
  • Gomarsall, provided he stays in the team (as he should), has so many new partners that he will feel as if he has wandered into a dance hall for a demented version of the gentlemen's excuse-me.

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