Among European dances this warlike figure most resembles the Highland fling of Scotland.
(He dances the Highland fling with grotesque antics) Leg it, ye devils!
One boy danced the Highland fling on the tables, others were waltzing down the corridors.
He is longing for a chance, I am sure, and you give us the Highland fling.
Mr. Gladstone is the only other man who can make so many Scotsmen take politics as if it were the Highland fling.
Sally's church gave an entertainment and called it for the orphans' fund, and she did the Highland fling on the stage.
He began to dance a very poor imitation of the Highland fling in the hall.
We shook hands in expression of delight and Buchan danced a Highland fling around the room.
The dancers came back and did the Highland fling over again.
When it was interpreted they say old Abe danced a Highland fling, and hugged the Russians and danced all hands around.