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Lambeth Walk

Line breaks: Lam|beth Walk
Pronunciation: /lambəθˈwɔːk
 
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Definition of Lambeth Walk in English:

noun

A social dance with a walking step, popular in the late 1930s.

Origin

created for the revue Me and My Girl and named after a street in the London borough of Lambeth.

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