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waltz

General Crossword Questions for “waltz”

  • Ballroom dance in triple time
  • Dance
  • Dance in three-four time
  • Ballroom dance
  • Ballroom dance, originally from Germany

Encyclopedia

  • Information on what defines the waltz and its different variants. — “Waltz - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Biography of Austrian actor Christoph Waltz, who received the Best Actor award at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival for his role in Inglourious Basterds. — “Christoph Waltz - Wikipedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • A waltz, or valse from the French term, is a piece of music in triple meter, most often 3/4-beat (help·info) but sometimes 3/8 or 3/2. Waltzes typically have one chord per measure, and the accompaniment style particularly associated with the. — “Waltz (music) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • From the apartments on the ground-floor might be heard the sound of music, with the whirl of the waltz and galop, while brilliant streams of light shone through the openings of the Venetian blinds. — “The Count of Monte Cristo” by Alexandre Dumas
  • A waltz immediately began and on the organ, in a little drawing room, dancers the size of a finger, women in pink turbans, Tyrolians in jackets, monkeys in frock coats, gentlemen in knee-breeches, turned and turned between the sofas, the consoles, multiplied in the bits of looking glass held together at their corners by a piece of gold paper. — “Madame Bovary” by Gustave Flaubert
  • "Gracious Heaven, Mamma–you don't suppose the man would bring his wife," shrieked Lady Blanche, who had been languishing in George's arms in the newly imported waltz for hours the night before. "The men are bearable, but their women–" — “Vanity Fair” by William Makepeace Thackeray
  • So I was satisfied, and said we would waltz in on it. — “Huckleberry Finn” by Mark Twain
  • "It's a rest to waltz with you," he said to her, as they fell into the first slow steps of the waltz. "It's exquisite–such lightness, precision." He said to her the same thing he said to almost all his partners whom he knew well. — “Anna Karenina” by Leo Tolstoy
  • (The pianola with changing lights plays in waltz time the prelude of My Girl's a Yorkshire Girl. — “Ulysses” by James Joyce

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