swivel-hipped

adjective

swiv·​el-hipped ˈswi-vəl-ˌhipt How to pronounce swivel-hipped (audio)
: moving with or characterized by movement with a twisting motion of the hips

Word History

First Known Use

1947, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of swivel-hipped was in 1947

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“Swivel-hipped.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/swivel-hipped. Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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