cancan

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French

Noun[edit]

cancan (uncountable)

  1. A high-kicking chorus line dance originating in France.
  2. (motocross) A trick where one leg is brought over the seat, so that both legs are on one side.

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Verb[edit]

cancan (third-person singular simple present cancans, present participle cancanning, simple past and past participle cancanned)

  1. To dance the cancan.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑnˌkɑn/, /ˈkɑŋkɑn/, /ˈkænˌkæn/

Noun[edit]

cancan

  1. cancan

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cancan m (plural cancans)

  1. gossip
  2. cancan (dance)

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French

Noun[edit]

cancan c

  1. cancan

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