hokey cokey


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hokey cokey

(ˈkəʊkɪ)
n
(Music, other) a Cockney song with a traditional dance routine to match the words
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An impromptu version of the slosh followed by the Hokey Cokey added to the variety on a night of much fun and enjoyment.
Now, after Theresa May's government won the 'no confidence' vote, the political Hokey Cokey continues.
Pass the Parcel, Under Over, or how about the Hokey Cokey? "In, out, in, out, shake it all about." Best to avoid Pin the Tail On The Donkey, though.
Under her in-out hokey cokey, to minimise a Brexit economic hit we'd be required to follow laws without helping frame them.
| I was addicted to the Hokey Cokey but I turned myself around.
It ended up on the local TV news and our management barred us from doing the Hokey Cokey ever again throughout all their sites in the UK."
You put your left foot in You pull your left foot out You do the hokey cokey And you shake it all about.
Now the vast majority of businesses are keeping schtum because Cameron's all over the shop with his hokey cokey in-out strategy on the European Referendum.
Not only is it free, environmentally friendly and often the fastest way to travel, but it also gives the snappers outside my house a bit of variety" Jeremy Corbyn "It's hard to give that up and say 'Now, I am going to settle down and have a family and be a little wifey"' Stage star Sheridan Smith, above, says she is too much of a workaholic to consider getting married "The Hokey Cokey would be perfect.
But Scottish Lib Dem leader Willie " Rennie said: "John Swinney's hokey cokey performance saw him rule each alternative out one by one before ruling them all back in again without stating what his plan B would be.
ROBBIE WILLIAMS: ONE NIGHT AT THE PALLADIUM (8pm BBC 1) ISAW a T-Shirt recently that said: "What if the hokey cokey really is what it's all about?" And that was kind of the reaction to Robbie Williams' show at the London Palladium back in November.
A TEESSIDE charity worker has revealed how Prince Charles, famously, ended up doing the hokey cokey with school children in Sri Lanka.