hokey-pokey


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hokey-pokey

(ˌhəʊkɪˈpəʊkɪ) or

hoky-poky

n
1. another word for hocus-pocus1, hocus-pocus2
2. (Cookery) NZ a brittle toffee sold in lumps

ho•key-po•key

(ˈhoʊ kiˈpoʊ ki)

n.
hocus-pocus; trickery.
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We laughed, because with every "Hoo," she leaned her head forward and stuck her tail feathers out, as if she were doing the hokey-pokey.
What was once home of the Lohapoka is now home to the hokey-pokey.
Some less esoteric words in the list include the 10-letter POCKETBOOK, HOTCHPOTCH, PACKET-BOAT, HOMEOPATHY, HOKEY-POKEY, HEMATOMATA, HACKMATACK, and APPOMATTOX.
He was in the first training squad in Portugal prior to that but endures a hokey-pokey relationship with the Italian in terms of his involvement - in one minute, out the next.
Besides the two shoplifting incidents, Ms Fisher is also known for her Time Warp and Hokey-Pokey dance in Parliament while delivering a speech.