poussette

verb
pous·sette | \pü-ˈset \
poussetted; poussetting

Definition of poussette 

intransitive verb

: to swing in a semicircle with hands joined with one's partner in a country-dance

First Known Use of poussette

1798, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for poussette

French, game in which contestants cross pins with each attempting to get his pin on top, from pousser to push

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