Definición de cumbia en inglés:
1A kind of dance music of Colombian origin, similar to salsa: a hot mix of cumbia, salsa, and merengue
Más ejemplos en oraciones
- Colombian cumbia and salsa music are popular with young people in urban areas.
- This phrase arose among a group of New York City musicians during the late 1970s and early 1980s to explain some important, however unrecognized, similarities in salsa, cumbia, and jazz ensembles.
- This band mixes all kinds of sounds and genres, including cumbia, hip-hop, salsa, funk, and space-rock.
1.1 [count noun] A dance performed to cumbia.
- ‘I see you are a woman who knows how to dress herself,’ he purred as we danced a tasty cumbia.
- Some compared the quebradita dancing style to the Mexican equivalent of dirty dancing, others as a mixture of lambada, cumbia, salsa, flamenco, tango, and the Texas two-step.
- Originally from Colombia, cumbia has traditionally been a sickly-sweet, anodyne affair for dancing couples.
1940s: from Colombian Spanish, perhaps from Spanish cumbé.
¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan