Definition of clog dance noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


clog dance

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a dance that is performed by people wearing clogs Culture In traditional clog dancing the dancers' clogs were used to beat a rhythm on the floor. This type of dancing was popular in Ireland and northern England and later influenced tap-dancing in the US. Charlie Chaplin's first performance as a child in England was a clog dance.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: clog dance