Shindig meaning

shĭndĭg
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A dance, party, entertainment, or other gathering, esp. of an informal kind.
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Noisy party or festivities.
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A festive party, often with dancing.
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Origin of shindig

  • Probably alteration of shindy

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Of uncertain origin. Perhaps an alteration of shindy. Perhaps from Scottish Gaelic sìnteag (“leap, jump").

    From Wiktionary