krumping(redirected from Clown dancing)
Related to Clown dancing: Krumping
A style of dance combining convulsive arm movements with energetic movements adapted from various urban dance forms. Also called clowning.
[Coined by the dancers who developed the style in south central Los Angeles in the 1990s.]
(Dancing) a type of dancing in which participants, often wearing face paint, dance with one another in a fast and aggressive style mimicking a fight but without any physical contact
[C21: origin unknown]