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  • Body popping
  • Boogie on down
  • Boogie woogie ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Bunny hop
  • Bust a move ( dance in a stylish way )
  • Can of corn ( A baseball expression meaning a ball which is easy to catch )
  • Carry the ball
  • Come to the aid of the party
  • Come to the party
  • Cuddle party
  • Curve ball ( a difficult proposition - deriving from baseball terminology )
  • Cut a rug
  • Dance With The One That Brought You ( Shania Twain song )
  • Dance around the problem
  • Dance attendance on ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Dance like nobody's watching
  • Dance of death
  • Dance on someone's grave
  • Dance the night away
  • Dance to someone's tune
  • Dance your socks off
  • Dances With Wolves ( Kevin Costner movie )
  • Dancing In The Dark ( Bruce Springsteen song )
  • Dancing cheek to cheek
  • Dancing is a perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire ( George Bernard Shaw quotation )
  • Dancing on air
  • Dancing pleats that won't sit out ( Orlon Fabric advertising slogan )
  • Different ball game
  • Digging the dancing queen ( ABBA lyric )
  • Ditty Bop ( Nickname of basketball player Baron Davis )
  • Don't get your knickers in a twist
  • Drop the ball
  • End of the ball game
  • Fancy footwork
  • Fascinatin' Rhythm ( George Gershwin song )
  • Fight For The Right To Party ( Beastie Boys song )
  • Get into the swing of it
  • Get the ball rolling
  • Ground ball ( A baseball expression meaning a prosaic or ordinary accomplishment )
  • Have a ball
  • Have the ball at your feet
  • Have your card marked
  • Hen party
  • High ball
  • High stepper
  • Hip hop
  • Hips Don't Lie ( Shakira with Wyclef Jean song )
  • Hoe down
  • Hop it
  • Hop off
  • Hop to it
  • Hop, skip and jump
  • I Got Rhythm ( George Gershwin song )
  • I Like To Move It ( Reel 2 Reel song )
  • I took my harp to the party but no one asked me to play
  • I'll swing for you
  • I'm Happy Just To Dance With You ( The Beatles song )
  • In full swing
  • In out, in out, shake it all about
  • In the swing
  • Injured party
  • It don't mean a thing if it ain't got swing
  • It takes two to tango
  • It's My Party And I'll Cry If I Want To ( Lesley Gore song )
  • Jack Palancing ( Cockney rhyming slang for dancing )
  • Jig around
  • Jive talk
  • Jive talkin' ( Bee Gees song )
  • Jungle boogie
  • Just Dance ( Lady Gaga ( with Colby O'Donis song )
  • Keep the ball rolling
  • Keep your eye on the ball
  • Knock the cover off the ball ( A baseball expression meaning succeed beyond expectation )
  • La Bamba ( Richie Valens song )
  • Last Tango In Paris ( Marlon Brando movie )
  • Lead a merry dance
  • Let's Dance ( David Bowie song )
  • Let's face the music and dance
  • Let's party
  • Life and soul of the party
  • Light on your feet
  • Lindy Hop ( Nickname of Charles Lindbergh )
  • Make a song and dance about
  • Mosh pit
  • Moves like Jagger ( Maroon 5 with Christina Aguilera song )
  • Murder On The Dance Floor ( Sophie Ellis-Bexter song )
  • Necktie party
  • Nine ladies dancing ( line from A Partridge In A Pear Tree )
  • No room to swing a cat
  • Now is the time for all good men to come to the aid of the party
  • On the ball
  • Party Like It's 1999 ( Prince song )
  • Party Like a Rock Star ( Shop Boyz song )
  • Party Rock Anthem ( LMFAO with Lauren Bennett and GoonRock song )
  • Party animal
  • Party down
  • Party girl
  • Party hearty
  • Party in the U.S.A. ( Miley Cyrus song )
  • Party line
  • Party on
  • Party on! ( A catchphrase from Wayne's World In Saturday Night Live )
  • Party political broadcast
  • Party pooper
  • Party season
  • Party till dawn
  • Party time
  • Party wall
  • Play ball
  • Private Dancer ( Tina Turner album )
  • Round the twist
  • Run with the ball
  • Save The Last Dance For Me ( Ben E King song )
  • Save the last dance for me
  • See that girl, watch that scene ( ABBA lyric )
  • Shake your booty
  • Singin' in the Rain ( Gene Kelly movie )
  • Skip to My Lou ( Nickname of Rafer Alston )
  • Slow slow quick quick slow
  • Slumber party
  • Smell the Glove ( fictional album by the spoof heavy-metal band Spinal Tap )
  • Smooth move
  • Song and dance
  • Song and dance man
  • Spandau Ballet
  • Spot the ball
  • Start the ball rolling
  • Strut your funky stuff
  • Strut your stuff
  • Sultan of Swing ( Nickname of Wasim Akram - Pakistani cricketer )
  • Swing both ways
  • Swing by ( slang expression meaning drop in for a visit )
  • Swing for the fences ( A baseball expression meaning try for a substantial gain )
  • Swing in the wind
  • Swing the lead
  • Tailgate party
  • Take a swing at
  • Take cuts at someone ( A baseball expression meaning taking a verbal swing or striking a blow at a reputation )
  • Take me out to the ball game
  • Tea Party Express
  • Tea party Taliban
  • That's the way the ball bounces
  • The Adventure of the Dancing Men ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The Boston Tea Party ( historical event where chests of tea were dumped into Boston harbour )
  • The Conservative Party at prayer ( The Church of England )
  • The Dancing Bear ( Nickname of Ron McDole )
  • The Head Ball Coach ( Nickname of Steve Spurrier )
  • The Highland Fling
  • The King of Swing ( Nickname of Benny Goodman )
  • The Ol' Ball Coach ( Nickname of Steve Spurrier )
  • The Queen of TV Comedy ( Nickname of comedienne Lucille Ball )
  • The ball is in your court
  • The belle of the ball ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • The jig is up
  • The old ball and chain
  • The party's over
  • The sound of leather on willow ( sound of the ball on the bat in cricket )
  • The way the ball bounces
  • These go to eleven ( line from the movie This Is Spinal Tap )
  • They danced by the light of the moon ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Throw a shape
  • Top Hat ( Fred Astaire / Ginger Rogers movie )
  • Trap and ball ( children's ball game )
  • Trip the light fantastic
  • Try everything once, except incest and folk dancing ( Sir Thomas Beecham quotation )
  • Twinkle toes
  • Twist And Shout ( Beatles song )
  • Twist around your little finger
  • Twist in the wind
  • Twist of fate
  • Twist the knife
  • Twist your arm
  • Two left feet
  • Walk like an Egyptian ( Bangles song )
  • Waltz off with
  • West Side Story ( Leonard Bernstein musical and Natalie Wood movie )
  • Whole ball of wax
  • Whole new ball game
  • Wop bop a loo bop a wop bam boom
  • Working party
  • Yes Sir, I Can Boogie ( Baccara song )
  • You know when you've been Tango'd ( Tango advertising slogan )

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