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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En route, they encounter sugary psychopath Sweet Tooth (Steve Cleverley) and shake their booties with Jollywood superstar Bobbi SingSong (Rajesh David).
The Funky Monkeys, a band made up of four kids ages four to 10, told the crowd to shake their booties.
After the Gotham bow of "The Sea Inside," about a quadriplegic fighting for the right to (lie, filmgoers moved to a cavernous, multilevel disco to shake their booties.
The vaudevillean troupers in Lee's bluesey The Rabbit Foot bicker, banter, croon and shake their booties, despite the depressive effects of rain, hard liquor and performer defections.
Chris Emir runs Studio One Bodyline in Gateshead, where dance fans come along each week to shake their booties and work up a sweat.