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CLASSICAL TRIVIA! – Trip the light fantastic

CLASSICAL TRIVIA! – Trip the light fantastic

Trip the light fantastic   Meaning To dance, especially in an imaginative or ‘fantastic’ manner. Origin This apparently obscure expression originates from the works of John Milton. In the masque Comus, 1637, he used the lines: Come, knit hands, and beat the ground, In a light fantastic round. By ‘trip’, […]

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