pop goes the weasel

Definition of pop goes the weasel

: an English country longways in which each dancer in turn is popped under the arms of a couple with joined hands also : an American square dance derived from this

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“Pop goes the weasel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pop%20goes%20the%20weasel. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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