1. [ verb ] move sideways
Synonyms: sidle
Related terms: move chasse
2. [ noun ] (ballet) quick gliding steps with one foot always leading
Synonyms: chasse
Related terms: dance_step ballet ballet chasse
3. [ noun ] (dance) a square dance figure; partners circle each other taking sideways steps
Related terms: country-dance square_dance
4. [ verb ] to walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others
Synonyms: swagger prance strut cock ruffle

: "He strut around like a rooster in a hen house."

Related terms: walk pimproll strut swaggerer
5. [ verb ] (dance) perform a chasse step, in ballet
Synonyms: chasse
Related terms: dance chasse
6. [ noun ] (transportation) a journey taken for pleasure
Synonyms: expedition outing excursion pleasure_trip junket jaunt

"many summer excursions to the shore" "it was merely a pleasure trip" "after cautious sashays into the field"

Related terms: journey air field_trip junket
Similar spelling:   Sasha