pole dancing

noun
Updated on: 1 Jan 2018

Definition of pole dancing

: usually solo dancing performed while using a fixed vertical pole as a prop

pole dance

noun or intransitive verb

pole dancer

noun

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First Known Use of pole dancing

1994


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