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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A phenomenon that primarily occurs at sports events, where the members of the crowd stand up and/or raise their hands in turn, creating the illusion of a wave passing through the crowd.
  • v. To perform a Mexican wave.


Popularised during the 1986 FIFA World Cup held in Mexico. (Wiktionary)


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