Definition of disco:
Synonyms for disco:
ambient, barn dance, ball, corroboree, bluegrass, cavort, bebop, dance, ceilidh, knees-up, gyrate, backup, mosh, boogie, disco music, hoedown, background music, rock, masked ball, backing, acid jazz, discotheque, cut in, jig, dinner dance, jive, bhangra, acid house, blues.
- "My Attainment of the Pole", Frederick A. Cook.
The " outskirts," where the Danish colonies are stationed, consist of numerous islands, of which Disco island is the largest in latitude 70 degrees north, and of many peninsulas, with fjords from 50 to 100 miles long, running into the land, and through which the ice above alluded to passes on its way to the bay.- "The Antiquity of Man", Charles Lyell.
In West Greenland the mosquito as far north as the southern part of Disco Island is still so terrible, especially to the new comer during the first days, that the face of any one who without a veil ventures into marshy ground overgrown with bushes, becomes in a few hours unrecognisable.- "The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II", A.E. Nordenskieold.