A kind of tap dance performed in soft-soled shoes: he could dance a jig or a soft-shoe [as modifier]: a soft-shoe shuffle
More example sentences
- The ball fell to Andy van der Meyde at the far post of the German goal, but before he could perform the necessary soft-shoe shuffle that would have enabled him to tee-up a shot, a German defender had closed him down.
- One-on-one with the goalkeeper, he does a little body-swerve, shows him the eyes, then takes the ball wide with a soft-shoe shuffle and rolls it over the line.
- The ancient Royal Mile echoed to nothing but the soft-shoe shuffle of an American tourist.
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