cachucha

[ kuh-choo-chuh; Spanish kah-choo-chah ]
/ kəˈtʃu tʃə; Spanish kɑˈtʃu tʃɑ /

noun, plural ca·chu·chas [kuh-choo-chuhz; Spanish kah-choo-chahs]. /kəˈtʃu tʃəz; Spanish kɑˈtʃu tʃɑs/.

an Andalusian dance resembling the bolero.
the music for this dance.

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Origin of cachucha

1830–40; <Spanish: perhaps literally, fragment; of obscure origin
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British Dictionary definitions for cachucha

cachucha
/ (kəˈtʃuːtʃə) /

noun

a graceful Spanish solo dance in triple time
music composed for this dance

Word Origin for cachucha

C19: from Spanish
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