hula

From King Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Dance
hulahu‧la /ˈhuːlə/ noun [singular] APDa Polynesian dance done by women using gentle movements of the hips
Examples from the Corpus
hulaI never found any hula girls.A 72-90 record like the Astros posted a year ago leaves nobody feeling much like dancing the hula.Cybil was twisting Paw-paw so that the lower half of the body was doing the hula.Wavesliding, he'enalu, was to water what the hula, the dance of love, was to land.
Origin hula (1800-1900) Hawaiian