hoofing hoofing

Definition(s):

  • (n) dancing in which the steps are more important than gestures or postures

Usage(s):

  1. I'm fed up with hoofing in shows.
  2. The spectacle of Tom Stoppard hoofing it through the theater district on a bum foot would be disconcerting to people who think of the playwright as something of an litist.

News

  • 4K walk raises $10K for mental health assistance group

    MOUNT PLEASANT — As sunlight filtered through the trees, walkers were hoofing it along a path in Sanders Park on Saturday to raise money for a Racine organization that helps those with mental illnesses.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Journal Times

Quotes

  1. Whelan said: "We were at the bottom of the old Fourth Division when Roberto came. It was a hard league, a lot of hoofing the ball, it's still a bit like that. But he and his two mates came and changed the way we play. He was a great midfield leader,...
    on Aug 21, 2009 By: Dave Whelan Source: Mirror.co.uk

  2. "In two weeks' time when Gary has got them playing football instead of hoofing it long, it will be hard to come here and win," said Moore.
    on Feb 2, 2008 By: Ian Moore Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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