Meaning of hoedown

hoe•down

Pronunciation: (hō'doun"), [key]
— n.
  1. a community dancing party typically featuring folk and square dances accompanied by lively hillbilly tunes played on the fiddle.
  2. the hillbilly or country music typical of a hoedown.
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