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British English: /dɑːns/
American English: /dæns/

Translation of dance in German:

intransitive verb

  • 1 dance to somebody's tune
    nach jemandes Pfeife tanzen
  • 2
    (jump about, skip) herumtanzen
    dance about in agony/with rage
    vor Schmerzen/Zorn rasen
    dance for joy
    vor Freude an die Decke springen
    einen Freudentanz aufführen
  • 3
    (bob up and down) tanzen
    the boat was dancing on the waves
    das Boot tanzte od. schaukelte auf den Wellen

transitive verb

  • 1 dance attendance on somebody [figurative]
    jemanden vorn und hinten bedienen [colloquial]
    um jemanden herumscharwenzeln [colloquial] [derogatory]


  • 1
    Tanz, der
    lead somebody a [merry] dance
    jemanden [schön] an der Nase herumführen
  • 3
    (tune in dance rhythm) Tanz, der

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