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    Question: Boogie oogie oogie meaning

    Guys, what does "boogie oogie oogie" means from the song A Taste of Honey?

    Cuz we're gonna boogie oogie oogie
    till you just can't boogie no more

    Boogie?? Oogie? What the hell is that?

    I need an explanation. Someone could help me?

    And does someone know what "woogie" means from boogie-woogie expression?

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    Re: Question: Boogie oogie oogie meaning

    It doesn't mean anything. The writer uses meaningless words to fill the rhythm of the tune with the right number of syllables.

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    Re: Question: Boogie oogie oogie meaning

    There were several songs in the disco era that spoke of "boogie." It's not supposed to mean anything other than dancing.

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    Re: Question: Boogie oogie oogie meaning

    "Oogie" rhymes with Boogie. It was made up just for that.

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    Re: Question: Boogie oogie oogie meaning

    I assumed it meant dance till they could dance no more, possibly with a sexual undertone. However, I never worried too much about the meaning.

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