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Dab

Meaning Hip hop dance move
Definition

A hip hop dance move that became popular in 2015.

The move originated from Atlanta hip hop culture and rose to popularity in 2015 thanks to musicians and athletes. The dance move consists of a person leaning his head into his elbow with his other arm stretched out diagonally. It appears similar to covering your nose with your elbow when you sneeze. The dance also goes by the name dabbin.

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"Did you see Cam Newton do the dab after his TD?"
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Updated October 3, 2016

Dab definition

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