gandy dancergan·dy dancer
Slang a worker in a railroad section gang
Origin of gandy dancerprobably so named because of movements while using tools from the Gandy Manufacturing Co. (Chicago)
- A railroad worker.
- An itinerant laborer.
Origin of gandy dancerOrigin unknown.
(plural gandy dancers)
- gandy dance
- gandy dancing
- Alternative spelling of gandy dancer.