Definition of morris dancing in English:

morris dancing


  • See morris dance

    • ‘There was maypole dancing and morris dancing provided by the Jockey Mens Morris Team.’
    • ‘According to John the popularity of morris dancing has ebbed and flowed through the years and was on the verge of extinction until the timely intervention of one Cecil Sharp on Boxing Day 1899.’
    • ‘There will be live music, including folk, jazz and blues, as well as morris dancing.’
    • ‘Other celebratory events on Tuesday included maypole dancing, poetry readings, a magic show and a display of morris dancing.’
    • ‘Other events include a five-mile run, tug o'war, display of falconry, morris dancing, pipe bands, circus entertainers and displays of martial arts.’