lindy lindy  /ˈlɪn di/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an energetic American dance that was popular in the 1930s (probably named for the aviator Charles Lindbergh)

Usage(s):

  • What passes for social wisdom is often either anachronistic blather written by columnists who remember the lindy hop; oversexed silliness pushed by magazines headlined "Your Best .

News

  1. Ruff still wants Buffalo to win a Cup

    Lindy Ruff has begun looking toward his next job – the New York Rangers are reportedly the latest to give him a call – but he’ll remain a Western New Yorker. In fact, he still carries the same dream for Buffalo as when he represented the Sabres.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Buffalo News

  2. Reports: Rangers to interview Ruff

    Lindy Ruff, who concluded his playing career with the New York Rangers, is a candidate to fill the team's coaching vacancy.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The SportsXchange via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Rangers to Interview Ex-Sabres Coach Lindy Ruff, ESPN Reports

    The New York Rangers will meet with former Buffalo Sabres coach Lindy Ruff about their coaching vacancy, ESPN reported, citing an unidentified person familiar with the situation.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

Quotes

  • "I heard a pop," said May-Treanor, who was practicing in the show's ballroom with partner Maksim Chmerkovskiy when the injury occurred. "I was doing the Lindy Hop. I thought I flew out of control and hit the judges' stairs, or it felt like I...
    on Oct 7, 2008 By: Misty May-Treanor Source: Kansas City Star

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