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cachucha

Syllabification: ca·chu·cha
Pronunciation: /kəˈCHo͞oCHə
 
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Definition of cachucha in English:

noun

A lively Spanish solo dance in triple time, accompanied by castanets.
Example sentences
  • Through Spanish classic court dancing, developing such dances as the bolero, cachucha, and the later gypsy flamenco tradition, there existed a vast culture of what can be called theatrical-style dance.
  • Ah, she could dance the cachucha!
  • On 23 and 25 July Fanny had to dance the Cachucha three times.

Origin

Spanish.

Words that rhyme with cachucha

future, moocher, smoocher, suture

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