A vigorous dance to pop music, popular in the mid 1960s.
- They will come to shows dressed like that, and dance the frug and the mashed potato off in the corner, and have a blast, a '60s night, every time the Gruesomes would play.
- Using his early films, like Vinyl, to document dance styles, such as the frug, Warhol records different ways of posturing.
- Perhaps the most audacious piece is ‘In Cleveland’, which begins with a bouncy disco theme (anyone for the twist, or perhaps the frug?).
verb (frugs, frugging, frugged)[no object]
Perform the frug.
- We're all on our feet, frugging away, rolling back the years.
- My dad was a big big fan of Ry Cooder when I was growing up, and I can remember frugging wildly to a tune or two by him.
- Ever since youngsters frugged to ‘The Monster Mash’ in the early '60s, Halloween has been the unofficial rock 'n' roll holiday.
1960s: of unknown origin.
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