Definition of aquacade in English:

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aquacade

Pronunciation: /ˈäkwəˌkād/ /ˈak-/

noun

US
A spectacle involving swimming and diving, usually with musical accompaniment.
Example sentences
  • Her cinematic aquacades have held a place in the canon of camp since their release, not least because of the influence of her willing accomplice, a legendary choreographer.
  • Of course, without that cute pool and juvenile aquacade, there wouldn't be much to the show; even with it, it is dated and dull.
  • This element has not been exploited, but motorcade blends motor and cavalcade and has prompted aerocade, aquacade, and camelcade.

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Syllabification: aq·ua·cade

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