Scottish reel

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Scottish reel a lively dance of Scottish Highlanders; marked by circular moves and gliding steps
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Usage

In literature:

The Scottish clubs of the Caledonian booth regaled their listeners with quaint dancing of reels and strathspeys.
"Sixty Years of California Song" by Margaret Blake-Alverson
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In news:

Then on Thursday night I would go on my bike to the youth club in Crayford, where they had square- dancing Scottish reels and a caller, you know, take-your-partner thing, and that was more fun.
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