Meaning of shimmy
Pronunciation: (shim'ē), [key]
— n., pl. v., -mies, -mied, -my•ing.
- an American ragtime dance marked by shaking of the hips and shoulders.
- excessive wobbling in the front wheels of a motor vehicle.
- a chemise.
- to dance the shimmy.
- to shake, wobble, or vibrate.
- shimmy (Thesaurus)