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Noun: hoofing  hû-fing or hoo-fing [N. Amer], hoo-fing [Brit]
  1. Dancing in which the steps are more important than gestures or postures
    - step dancing
Verb: hoof  hûf or hoof [N. Amer], hoof [Brit]
  1. Walk
    "let's hoof it to the disco";
    - foot, leg it, hoof it, ankle [N. Amer]
     
  2. (dance) dance in a professional capacity
     
  3. Make a powerful kick
    "he hoofed the ball wide of the goal from the edge of the box"

Type of: dance, dancing, saltation, terpsichore, trip the light fantastic, trip the light fantastic toe, walk

Encyclopedia: Hoof