toyi-toyi - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive] South African 

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/ˈtɔɪ ˌtɔɪ/
present tense
present participletoyi-toying or toyi-toyiing
past tensetoyi-toyied
past participletoyi-toyied
  1. to perform a high-stepping dance, especially at protests and political meetings in South Africa

    The ANC bussed in 10,000 protestors to toyi-toyi outside the provincial legislature.

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