Definition of Dancing school
1. Noun. A school in which students learn to dance.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Dancing School
Literary usage of Dancing school
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Works by Washington Irving (1857)
"... bv Washington—Letters of Lee from the South—A Dog in a Dancing-School— Committee of Safety in Virginia—Lee's Grenadiers —Putnam in Command at New ..."
2. History of Philadelphia, 1609-1884 by John Thomas Scharf, Thompson Westcott (1884)
"In 1821 he opened a French academy in addition to his dancing-school. ... Thomas Whale, an Englishman, kept a dancing- school from 1809 to 1812, ..."