Quadrille

Noun

  • A dance originating in the mid-1700s with four dancers forming a square, rather much like the modern square dance.
  • A choreographed dressage ride, commonly performed to music, with a minimum of four horses.
  • (card games) A Spanish trick-taking card game from the 1700s.
  • Quadrille ruled graph paper, quad paper.
  • The music for this dance.

Verb

  • (intransitive) To dance the quadrille.

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