lindy

or Lin·dy

[ lin-dee ]
/ ˈlɪn di /
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noun, plural lin·dies.

Also called lindy hop, Lindy Hop. an energetic jitterbug dance.

verb (used without object), lin·died, lin·dy·ing.

to dance the lindy.

Nearby words

  1. lindsay, vachel,
  2. lindsey,
  3. lindsey, benjamin barr,
  4. lindsey, parts of,
  5. lindwall,
  6. lindy hop,
  7. line,
  8. line angle,
  9. line art,
  10. line block

Origin of lindy

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

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