Definition of zambra in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈzambrə/


A kind of flamenco dance.
Example sentences
  • In some of the caves, flamenco singing and dancing spectacles, known as zambras, are staged.
  • He would listen to flamenco ever since he was a child, as zambras are very popular there, and this would interest him.
  • It was in these caves that the flamenco zambras were held: raucous, spontaneous, communal shows which would often last the entire night.


Late 17th century: Spanish.

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