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Definition of waltz verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    waltz

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//wɔlts//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they waltz
     
    he / she / it waltzes
     
    past simple waltzed
     
    -ing form waltzing
     
     
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  1. 1[intransitive, transitive] to dance a waltz (+ adv./prep.) I watched them waltzing across the floor. waltz somebody + adv./prep. He waltzed her around the room.
  2. 2 [intransitive] + adv./prep. (informal) to walk or go somewhere in a very confident way I don't like him waltzing into the house like he owns it.
  3. 3[intransitive] waltz (through something) to complete or achieve something without any difficulty The recruits have waltzed through their training.
  4. Phrasal Verbswaltz off (with something/somebody)
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: waltz

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