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musical chairs


  • (+ singular verb) to play musical chairs (Games)
    jugar a las sillitas or al stop
    the cabinet changes were only a round of musical chairs
    la remodelación del gabinete no fue más que un mero intercambio de carteras
    Example sentences
    • There were plenty of party games such as musical chairs and step-on-the-balloons.
    • On the other hand, another long-time children's party game of musical chairs has been accused of breeding violence and of rewarding only the ‘strongest and fastest’.
    • These types of games were firmly in the province of small kids who ate jelly and played ‘pass-the-parcel’ and musical chairs at birthday parties.
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