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cooch

or cootch

[kooch] /kutʃ/
noun
1.
a sinuous, quasi-Oriental dance performed by a woman and characterized chiefly by suggestive gyrating and shaking of the body.
Also called cooch dance, hootchy-kootchy, coochie-coochie
[koo-chee-koo-chee] /ˈku tʃiˈku tʃi/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of cooch
1940-1945
First recorded in 1940-45; apparently short for hootchy-kootchy
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noun

a dance technique that is suggestive and sinuous or gyrating in nature; also called cootch , cooch dance , hootchy-kootchy

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n.

"vagina," slang, c.2003, short for coochie.

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