Definition of hoofer in English:

hoofer

Line breaks: hoof¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈhuːfə
 
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noun

informal
  • A professional dancer: the diminutive hoofer is hotfooting it around Britain on a marathon tour
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    • Fred Astaire plays an aging hoofer looking for a comeback on Broadway.
    • He joked and quoted old hoofers, dead and alive.
    • Growing up in a family of hoofers made for a very focused life.

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