Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A lively swing dance for couples. Also called lindy hop.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a jitterbug, originated in Harlem (New York)

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an energetic American dance that was popular in the 1930s (probably named for the aviator Charles Lindbergh).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an energetic American dance that was popular in the 1930s (probably named for the aviator Charles Lindbergh)

Etymologies

From Lindy nickname of Charles Augustus Lindbergh.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
probably from Lindy, the nickname of US aviator Charles A. Lindbergh (Wiktionary)

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