(the) Lambeth Walk

(the) Lambeth Walk
a dance and a song named after Lambeth Walk, a street in central London, England. The dance involved dancers forming a long line, often in the street, and was popular in the 1930s and 1940s.

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  • Lambeth Walk — Lambeth Walk, The a dance which was especially popular in the UK in the 1930s and 1940s, in which dancers form a long line, usually in the street. It was danced to a popular song, also called The Lambeth Walk …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • lambeth walk — noun Usage: usually capitalized L&W Etymology: from Lambeth Walk (1937), song by Douglas Furber died 1961 British author and Noel Gay died 1954 British musician, from Lambeth Walk, a street in London, England : a jaunty ballroom dance combining a …   Useful english dictionary

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