slam dance


noun

a dance performed to punk rock by groups of people who flail and toss themselves about and slam into one another.

Nearby words

  1. slake,
  2. slaked lime,
  3. slaker,
  4. slalom,
  5. slam,
  6. slam dunk,
  7. slam-bang,
  8. slam-dunk,
  9. slammer,
  10. slamming

Origin of slam dance

First recorded in 1975–80

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British Dictionary definitions for slam dance

slam dance

verb

to hurl oneself repeatedly into or through a crowd at a rock-music concert
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