lindy

lindy

[lin-dee]
noun, plural lindies.
1.
Also called lindy hop, Lindy Hop. an energetic jitterbug dance.
verb (used without object), lindied, lindying.
2.
to dance the lindy.
Also, Lindy.


Origin:
1930–35; probably from nickname of Charles A. Lindbergh

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lindy

noun
an energetic American dance that was popular in the 1930s (probably named for the aviator Charles Lindbergh) 
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