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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The incident happened when Cardi was twerking on stage and her glittery multi-colored jumpsuit's zip split right from the back exposing her derriere after which she immediately covered herself up with a bathrobe, reported Fox News.
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She then placed her hands on the bed and began twerking her peachy posterior whilst chanting 'I'm about to give birth, birth, birth, birth...'
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"If we need help on our twerking policy in the future, perhaps we can go and seek her advice," said Clark.
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Miley Cyrus is to host MTV's Video Music Awards next month, two years after elevating herself to the AAA-list by twerking with Robin Thicke.
Twerking, which the dictionary describes as dancing "in a sexually provocative manner, using thrusting movements of the bottom and hips while in a low, squatting stance", has its roots in the early 1990s New Orleans "bounce" music scene.
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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