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intr.v. moshed, mosh·ing, mosh·es
To knock against others intentionally while dancing at a rock concert; slam-dance.
[Perhaps alteration of mash.]
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(Dancing) a type of dance, performed to loud rock music, in which people throw themselves about in a frantic and violent manner
(Dancing) (intr) to dance in this manner
[C20: of uncertain origin]
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Slang. to engage in a form of frenzied, violent dancing; slam-dance.
[1980–85; perhaps variant of mash]
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Past participle: moshed
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