Definition of country dancing in English:

country dancing

noun

  • The performing of country dances. In early use also: †a social gathering at which country dances are performed; a dance held in the country (obsolete).

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Duchess of Newcastle (?1623–1673), writer. From country + dancing, after country dance.

Pronunciation

country dancing

/ˌkʌntrɪ ˈdɑːnsɪŋ//ˌkʌntrɪ ˈdansɪŋ/