twerking

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twerking

(ˈtwɜːkɪŋ)
n
(Dancing) a provocative dance performed by moving the hips rapidly back and forth while standing with the feet apart and raising and lowering the body in a squatting motion
[C20: of uncertain origin ]
twerk vb
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Earlier in the night, bandmate Jade Thirlwall told the audience defiantly: "We are women, we'll dress how we want to dress, if we want to do a twerk, we'll do a twerk.
When asked how long they had to twerk, Maslany said that they danced on the bed for about an entire song.
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Twerk You may never of heard of twerking before Miley Cyrus but the term, then spelled "twirk", dates from 1820, with the "twerk" spelling coming in 1901.
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The 68-year-old actress said that it's unbelievable how stars twerk and she always likes it when a new dance arrives on the scene.
Sadly, the outrageous pop princess can't help herself and it was all twerk and no play on the opening night of her world tour.
She said she's tried to twerk privately in her bedroom and having to do it in public was humiliating.