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a style of acrobatic dancing originating in the mid-1970s, often performed to rap music usually by teenage males in the streets, and characterized by intricate footwork, pantomime, spinning headstands, tumbling, and elaborate improvised virtuosic movements.
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OTHER WORDS FROM break dancingbreak dancer, noun
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Host and guest pop and lock on cardboard—the only proper surface for breakdancing—and in no way did they have dancing doubles.Breakdancing Brad Pitt, Chainsaw Massacre Prank, and More Viral Videos|The Daily Beast Video|October 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This divinely inspired video of a teenage Vin Diesel breakdancing is one such gift.