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gyrate
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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Definition
to spin or spiral

or:

to move in a dance-like way that is sexually suggestive
  • The swift stream raced and gyrated under them, tossing, distorting, and splitting the moon's reflected face.
    5 — The Woman Pays (28% in)

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