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 for shimmy
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Shimmy \Shim"my\, n.
     A chemise. [Colloq.]
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: an abnormal wobble in a motor vehicle (especially in the
           front wheels); "he could feel the shimmy in the steering
      2: a woman's sleeveless undergarment [syn: chemise, shimmy,
         shift, slip, teddy]
      3: lively dancing (usually to ragtime music) with much shaking
         of the shoulders and hips
      v 1: tremble or shake; "His voice wobbled with restrained
           emotion" [syn: shimmy, wobble]
      2: dance a shimmy

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