a dance deriving from the twist.

verb (used without object), frugged, frug·ging.

to dance the frug.

Origin of frug

First recorded in 1960–65; of unexplained orig.; perhaps akin to frig1
Related formsfrug·ger, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for frug

1964, popular U.S. dance derived from the Twist, of unknown origin.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper