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It was formally recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1997, but officials there failed in their efforts to get ballroom dancing accepted into a Summer Games.

He’s used to carrying carloads of bachelorettes out to bars, prom-goers to hotel ballrooms and visiting celebrities to fancy restaurants.

Rather, it’s how the score swells when the game knows you’ve entered a grand ballroom.

In a hotel ballroom, I listened to a talk by Arash Afraz, a 40-something neuroscientist at the National Institute of Mental Health in Bethesda, Maryland.

After a few years of playing with local bands in Chicago, Allen heard that Sun Ra, who rehearsed at a nearby ballroom every night and was becoming a force in the city’s jazz scene, was in search of musicians.

A professional ballroom dancer and instructor, her name reflects a parallel that runs in both BDSM and dance: symbiosis.

Exiting the hotel ballroom, philanthropist Tom Steyer also seemed to give Clinton a pass for not mentioning the pipeline project.

Gathered in a cavernous underground hotel ballroom in Washington D.C., all the young people were serious and well dressed.

And it always works out that one gets the Latin ballroom and one gets standard.

A few minutes after Christie finished up, it looked like there had been a fire drill in the ballroom.

They stepped aside into an alcove set with card-tables, and Susannah gazed away from her companion and down the crowded ballroom.

Selina looked desperately down the ballroom, and her glance fell on Marius.

He moved still further away, so as not to appear to court their notice, and walked languidly down the ballroom.

The studio, which he built for himself, was as large as a ballroom, and furnished with a quite modern luxury.

Give me your arm, my dear doctor, and we will walk together through the ballroom.


On this page you'll find 32 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ballroom, such as: amphitheater, arena, auditorium, chamber, church, and gallery.

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