A card bearing the names of a woman’s prospective partners at a formal dance.
- She spoke about how, when she was thirteen and lived in Berlin, just before her mother died, her sister, Beth, was supposed to go to a ball, and had three royal princes on her dance card.
- Don't put away your dance card just yet, because it turns out that there are plenty of single men in New York City to go around.
- I knew I stood out in a crowd because I was immediately surrounded by young men who wanted to fill my dance card.
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