Recreation and Sports

floor show
a series of acts at a night club
 
card trick
a trick performed with playing cards
 
sword dancing
any of various dances by men who step nimbly over swords or flourish them in the air
 
spectator sport
a sport that many people find entertaining to watch
 
sea bathing
bathing in the sea or ocean
 
cotilion
a lively dance originating in France in the 18th century
 
shag
a lively dance step consisting of hopping on each foot in turn
 
lucky dip
a game in which prizes (e.g., candies or coins) are concealed in a container and for a small sum a player can draw one out at random
 
bust
an occasion for excessive eating or drinking
 
plunge
a brief swim in water
 
courante
a court dance of the 16th century; consisted of short advances and retreats
 
singles
tennis played with one person on each side
 
professional baseball
playing baseball for money
 
professional golf
playing golf for money
 
bobsledding
riding on a bobsled
 
Saturnalia
an orgiastic festival in ancient Rome in honor of Saturn
 
crap game
playing craps
 
racquetball
a game played on a handball court with short-handled rackets
 
phrase
dance movements that are linked in a single choreographic sequence
 
jig
any of various old rustic dances involving kicking and leaping
 
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