shake (one's) booty

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shake (one's) booty

slang To dance in a wild or free-spirited manner. Let's go get some pizza and then shake our booties at that new club downtown!
See also: booty, shake

shake your booty

dance energetically. informal
Booty in this context means ‘buttocks’ (it originated in African American slang in the 1920s, probably as an alteration of botty , itself a shortened form of bottom .
See also: booty, shake
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THE glistening torsos of a male dance troupe shaking their booties for the crowd has proved so popular in Liverpool it's going to become a permanent fixture for the city.
There's really nothing quite like a couple of spry old ladies shaking their booties to a Salsa, Merengue, or perhaps a Tango Milonga (with a syncopated beat), to put a cheerful smile on my face.
Inspiring women The women who attend Whitney's dance classes are often transformed: they arrive with rock-bottom confidence, but after a few weeks, they're posting bikini snaps online and shaking their booties like there's no tomorrow.
By being absorbed into this aspect of Nirvana, I become a cog in the machine that also benevolently and unblinkingly accepts the nauseating 'cool' of cashiers who chew gum with open mouths, and find more interest in shaking their booties than getting the transaction completed.
Three hundred moms, dads and kids twirling hula-hoops and scarves were on the well-lit dance floor, shaking their booties to the DJ's mix of hits from as far back as the '70s.
Beyonce fans have been shaking their booties in rage after concert ticket prices were halved on the day of the performance.
The Twins were kicking it on the couch wiling out, getting krunk with a gang of hot black models in thongs and Manolos, massaging their titties and shaking their booties to "Salt Shaker.
In Coyote Ugly, which opens in Britain in October, Tyra Banks and Piper Perabo play two girls who like shaking their booties for the boys in a dingy bar staffed only by women.
Unlike the solitude they experienced while shaking their booties through the rock era, the tango, fox trot, and merengue require them to relate to their partners in a positive manner.
There's a twist or two, a cameo from HM Elizabeth II and a foreshadowed ending which veers dangerously close to pathos - but Walliams and Foster both know what they're doing, and the youngsters in the audience are soon up and shaking their booties with the Queen (Liz Garland).
Later they were seen dancing to Kings of Leon's Sex on Fire, and shaking their booties to Usher's OMG - with Cheryl mouthing along to "Baby, let me love you down".
Now, here's something you don't see every day - Hollywood stars Owen Wilson, Isla Fisher and my favourite man of the moment, Vince Vaughn, shaking their booties in the middle of a dance floor.