allemande

See also: Allemande and Allémande

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French allemande (German (dance)).

NounEdit

allemande (plural allemandes)

  1. A popular instrumental dance form in Baroque music, and a standard element of a suite, generally the first or second movement.

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VerbEdit

allemande (third-person singular simple present allemandes, present participle allemanding, simple past and past participle allemanded)

  1. To perform this dance.
    • 1991, Stephen King, Needful Things
      The gaudy splashes of lightning made it seem that some weird dance was going on, one where you threw your partner into the nearest tree instead of allemanding her, or dug your knee into his crotch instead of doing a do-si-do.

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

allemande

  1. feminine singular of allemand

NounEdit

allemande f (plural allemandes)

  1. allemande (dance)

DescendantsEdit

  • English: allemande

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ItalianEdit

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allemande f pl

  1. plural of allemanda