What does twerking mean?

Shaking hips and rear in a bouncing motion

A sexually suggestive dance focusing on squatting and thrusting your hips and rear end; commonly performed by bending your knees and sticking your rear out; made especially popular by Miley Cyrus.


Are you good at twerking?
Gross, that should not be done in public

A woman showing others how to twerk

Principal Skinner from The Simpsons twerking it

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Updated April 7, 2016

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