shake your booty

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
References in periodicals archive ?
There's also a dance floor with plenty of room to shake your booty while sipping on delicious mixologist-designed cocktails.
Fayleen, who had been with the cheerleaders for four years, had objected to the phrase: "Jump, shake your booty, jump, jump, shake your booty.
Heidi, 36, was only supposed to be hosting the Victoria's Secrets fashion show, saying: "You definitely have less pressure when you don't shake your booty in front of millions around the world.
uk Guests: Wildlife -DJ Kalvin, Molley Smitten-Downes, Lauren Dyson Summary: With live performances from the vocalists behind Stunt's Raindrops and Basshunter's I Miss You, expect a night of upfront commercial dance tunes to shake your booty to.
Because of the music, the music,' she declares, 'It's in the key of life, really low down shake your hips and shake your booty songs.
It certainly breaks the ice and you get to know the other actors very quickly when you've got to shake your booty with them.
SHAKE your booty at the Electricity Club on Fields Park Road, Pontcanna, Cardiff every Sunday from 8pm until 10.
Diane, of Tile Hill, Coventry, said: "I love the drums and the earthy beats - it makes you want to shake your booty.
You've got to fight to survive before you fly away to heaven--but along the way, take the time to put on some great jazz music and shake your booty.
If your pockets are feeling light after spending over Chrimbo, the Escape has pounds 1 in and pounds 1 a drink on Monday nights, which truly is a bargain, with plenty of camp tunes to shake your booty to.
These days, at any showbiz party, you can shake your booty, you can shake your groove thing or you can shake your Glory.
LE TONE Le Petit Nabab (Creation): Air meets Gong in the music of this Gallic prankster whose debut album takes farmyard samples, hip-hop beats, the serialism of Philip Glass and The Bonzo Dog Band's dadaist humour and mixes them together into an uncanny masterpiece that both parodies and transcends the narrow category of dance (mainly because if you tried to shake your booty to this you'd probably do yourself an injury).
ELAINA: " Go into town and shake your booty on the dancefloor.
ANOTHER Latino dance flavoured tune which those of you who like Beyonce will shake your booty to.
And you'll have to dust off your sparkly gold hot-pants too since there'll be plenty of songs to shake your booty to.