nouninformal , chiefly British
An event at which people dance to music that is transmitted through wireless headphones rather than played over a speaker system: the organizers chose to have a silent disco because it eliminates noise complaints
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- In desperation, the designer borrowed an idea from silent discos, in which clubbers sway to their own iPods.
- Silent discos have featured at the Glastonbury festival.
- A silent disco will be held at the Royal Courts of Justice in central London on September 10, hosted by Fun Lovin' Criminals.