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shimmy

shim·my

shimmy

pronunciation:
shI mi
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
part of speech: noun
inflections: shimmies
definition 1: an abnormal vibration or wobbling, as in an automobile's front wheels.
definition 2: an American ragtime dance involving rapid shaking of the shoulders and hips.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: shimmied, shimmies, shimmying
definition 1: to vibrate or wobble.
similar words:
wobble
definition 2: to dance the shimmy.