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turkey trot

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Definition of turkey trot in English:

noun

A kind of ballroom dance to ragtime music which originated in the US and was popular in the early 20th century.
Example sentences
  • The turkey trot ragtime dance is characterized by a springy walk with the feet well apart and a swinging up-and-down movement of the shoulders.

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