Hay 2 definiciones de beguine en inglés:

beguine1

Saltos de línea: be|guine
Pronunciación: /beɪˈgiːn
 
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sustantivo

  • A popular dance of Caribbean origin, similar to the foxtrot.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Spike wrote: ‘We present a very colourful act in rhumba costume and our numbers comprise sambas, beguines, rhumbas etc.’
    • She refused to begin the beguine when they besought her to
    • Like many Latin dances, the beguine emphasizes the ability to roll the hips while stepping, evoking sensuality.

Origen

1930s: from West Indian French, from French béguin 'infatuation'.

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Palabra del día skosh
Pronunciación: skəʊʃ
noun
a small amount; a little

Hay 2 definiciones de beguine en inglés:

beguine2

Saltos de línea: be|guine
Pronunciación: /beɪˈgiːn
 
/

sustantivo

  • (In the Roman Catholic Church) a member of a lay sisterhood in the Low Countries, not bound by vows.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Mechthild of Magdeburg was a member of a Beguine community.
    • In a fascinating appendix he profiles some Beguine women who had associations with the Spirituals, and throughout the text he warns against a tendency to see every upholder of evangelical poverty as either a heretic or even a Spiritual.

Origen

late 15th century: Old French béguine, from the name of Lambert Bègue or le Bègue (‘the Stammerer’), a 12th-century priest who founded the order.

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Palabra del día skosh
Pronunciación: skəʊʃ
noun
a small amount; a little