Find another word for minuet. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for minuet, like: adagio, sarabande, mazurka, partita, chaconne, gavotte, scherzo, divertimento and gigue.
In the middle of all this there was a sudden stop, and a Snail, stepping forward, offered to dance a minuet.
He was not altogether without the young man's appetite for pleasure; yet when he was only nineteen we find him wondering, amid the gaieties of the carnival of 1817, how a gavotte or a minuet could make people forget that thirty thousand human beings around them had barely a morsel to eat.
More... Luigi Boccherini and his famous minuet: Luigi Boccherini was an Italian-born composer who toured Europe before settling in Spain.