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dancing

EN[ˈdɑːn.sɪŋ] [ˈdæn.sɪŋ] [-ɑːnsɪŋ] [-ænsɪŋ]
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    Definition of dancing in English Dictionary

  • NounPLdancingsSUF-ing
    1. The activity of taking part in a dance.
      1. (historical) A dance club in France.
      2. Verb
        1. present participle of dance.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • I'd like to introduce Mumbo the Magnificent and his dancing parrot, Tiddles. Take it away, Mumbo!
            • "What a charming amusement for young people this is, Mr. Darcy! There is nothing like dancing after all. I consider it as one of the first refinements of polished society."
            • We went out for dinner and dancing and the icing on the cake was when my boyfriend proposed to me as we danced.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Nouns
            • Countable nouns
              • Singularia tantum
                • Uncountable nouns
              • Verbs
                • Verb forms
                  • Participles
                    • Present participles
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              1. en dancings
              2. en dancingly
              3. en dancing belt
              4. en dancing-girl
              5. en dancing girl
              Source: Wiktionary
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              Meaning of dancing for the defined word.

              Grammatically, this word "dancing" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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