A card bearing the names of a woman’s prospective partners at a formal dance: we went to the school dance and the girls kept dance cards
More example sentences
- 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.
Definition of dance card in:
- The US English dictionary