What does the word prance mean?

    Part of speech: verb intransitive

  • To move proudly with high steps.

  • Part of speech: verb intransitive

  • To ride in a capering manner.

Usage examples for prance

  1. " Well, it come Little Hahsie's turn at last- Klein Hahsie, dat you call Little Hare, dat skellum Little Hare- but he yust prance out behind dem cows in de mawnin' wid a high ole hop an a skip. – Old Hendrik's Tales by Arthur Owen Vaughan
  2. His appearance was the sign for a few hands to commence clapping in a distant part of the hall, in honor of a man so much talked of in Prance, and of whom such strange things were said. – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official
  3. I laugh and I prance, I skip and I dance. – Our Young Folks at Home and Abroad by Various