tea dance

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tea dance (plural tea dances)

  1. (dated) [early 20th c.] A late afternoon or early evening dance, typically with a live orchestra (often referred to as a palm court orchestra) playing light classical music.
  2. (US, Canada) Any late afternoon or early evening dance.

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Since the 1970s, gay oriented tea dances have been popular with the gay community.

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