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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Friends at Novak's table and party guests laughed and cheered him on as he attempted to shake his booty bellydance-style.
I'm prepared to bet he doesn't shake his booty though.
He also is the only NFL player to grab a cheerleader's pom-poms and shake his booty after a TD.
In front of adoring fans, he took to the stage to sing and shake his booty, making it a night to remember before even introducing the movie.