hokeypokey
noun Date: circa 1878 1. hocus-pocus 2 2. ice cream sold by street vendors

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hokeypokey — or hokypoky [hō′kē pō′kē] n. 〚altered /span> HOCUS POCUS〛 1. hocus pocus; trickery 2. a kind of ice cream or flavored ice formerly sold by street vendors 3. a children s singing and dancing game * * * …   Universalium

  • hokeypokey — or hokypoky [hō′kē pō′kē] n. [altered < HOCUS POCUS] 1. hocus pocus; trickery 2. a kind of ice cream or flavored ice formerly sold by street vendors 3. a children s singing and dancing game …   English World dictionary

  • hokeypokey — noun A group dance performed in a circle, in which people move various of their body parts in and out of the middle, and shake them about. Syn: hokey cokey, hokey tokey …   Wiktionary

  • hokeypokey — n. hocus pocus, trickery; ice cream sold by street vendors …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Hokey Cokey — noun A group dance performed in a circle, in which people move various of their body parts in and out of the middle, and shake them about. Syn: hokey pokey, hokey pokey, hokeypokey, Hokey Pokey, hokey tokey …   Wiktionary

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