Associations to the word «Promenade»


PROMENADE, noun. (formal) A prom (dance).
PROMENADE, noun. A walk taken for pleasure, display, or exercise; a stroll.
PROMENADE, noun. A place where one takes a walk for leisurely pleasure, or for exercise, especially a terrace by the seaside.
PROMENADE, noun. A dance motion consisting of a walk, done while square dancing.
PROMENADE, verb. To walk.
PROMENADE, verb. To perform the stylized walk of a square dance.
PROMENADE CONCERT, noun. (music) A concert at which the audience remains standing (originally promenading)

Dictionary definition

PROMENADE, noun. A formal ball held for a school class toward the end of the academic year.
PROMENADE, noun. A public area set aside as a pedestrian walk.
PROMENADE, noun. A square dance figure; couples march counterclockwise in a circle.
PROMENADE, noun. A march of all the guests at the opening of a formal dance.
PROMENADE, noun. A leisurely walk (usually in some public place).
PROMENADE, verb. March in a procession; "the veterans paraded down the street".
PROMENADE, verb. Take a leisurely walk; "The ladies promenaded along the beach".

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