BREAKOUT MOMENT: Shaking her hips—Elvis be damned—during a too-hot-for-prime time samba with partner Helio Castroneves in 2007.
Behind the samba beat, the country remains deeply polarized at home, in politics, and in the pews.
The Woz busted a move—and who knows what else—doing “the worm” in the middle of a samba routine in Season Nine.
It was none other than comic Margaret Cho, dancing a samba to the story of “pride.”
“We want her to appear with the samba band and come on and say ‘Shut the ---- up’,” one of the organisers explained.
This task he reserved for himself and Barney, with the assistance of Mboyo and samba.
samba lang tung pagkaigúa, It was pure luck that you hit it.
samba was even more light-hearted than usual when he left the fort with his comrades.
samba had but to stretch out his hand to make prisoners of what he chose.
He remembered his half promise that samba should be allowed to go scouting that night.
Brazilian dance of African origin, 1885, Zemba, from Portuguese samba, shortened form of zambacueca, a type of dance, probably altered (by influence of zamacueco "stupid") from zambapalo, the name of a grotesque dance, itself an alteration of zampapalo "stupid man," from zamparse "to bump, crash." As a verb from 1949.