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lindy

or Lin·dy

[lin-dee]
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noun, plural lin·dies.
  1. Also called lindy hop, Lindy Hop. an energetic jitterbug dance.
verb (used without object), lin·died, lin·dy·ing.
  1. to dance the lindy.

Origin of lindy

First recorded in 1930–35; probably from nickname of Charles A. Lindbergh
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