hootchy-kootchy

[ hoo-chee-koo-chee ]
/ ˈhu tʃiˈku tʃi /

noun, plural hootch·y-kootch·ies.

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Also hootch·ie-kootch·ie, hootch·y-kootch [hoo-chee-kooch] /ˈhu tʃiˈkutʃ/.

Origin of hootchy-kootchy

First recorded in 1895–1900; origin uncertain

Words nearby hootchy-kootchy

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Example sentences from the Web for hootchy-kootchy

  • Put it down fr'm me, Hinnissy, that all expositions is a blind f'r th' hootchy-kootchy dance.

    Mr. Dooley's Philosophy|Finley Peter Dunne