mosh pit
noun Date: 1988 an area in front of a stage where very physical and rough dancing takes places at a rock concert

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  • mosh pit — mosh′ pit n. mad sts sl. an area usu. in front of a stage where people mosh at rock concerts • Etymology: 1985–90, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • mosh pit — n informal an area in front of the stage at a ↑rock or ↑punk concert where people dance with a lot of energy, often hitting their bodies against other people …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • mosh pit — noun : an area in front of a stage where very physical and rough dancing takes place at a rock concert called also pit * * * Slang. an area usually in front of a stage where people mosh at rock concerts. [1985 90] * * * mosh pit noun A space, esp …   Useful english dictionary

  • mosh pit — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms mosh pit : singular mosh pit plural mosh pits at a rock concert, an area in front of the stage where people in the audience can mosh …   English dictionary

  • mosh pit — noun The spontaneous dance floor created in front of a stage when people mosh. If the anesthesiologist, surgeon, and circulating nurse know how to communicate with one another, a lot can get done. If not, the ballet devolves into something more… …   Wiktionary

  • mosh pit — /ˈmɒʃ pɪt/ (say mosh pit) noun the area in front of the stage on which a band is performing where the audience moshes …   Australian English dictionary

  • Mosh Pit — Der oder das Moshpit, auch „Moshing Pit“ oder „Pogopit“ genannt, ist ein häufig auf Metal , Hardcore oder Punk Konzerten vor der Bühne entstehender Kreis, in dem die Zuschauer tanzen. Im Gegensatz zum Circle Pit bezeichnet beim Moshpit der Kreis… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • mosh pit — Slang. an area usually in front of a stage where people mosh at rock concerts. [1985 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • Mosh pit — area in front of a stage at a concert where moshing takes place …   Dictionary of Australian slang

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