- a modification of the samba.
- the music for this dance.
Origin of carioca
- a native of Rio de Janeiro.
Origin of Carioca
Examples from the Web for carioca
Historical Examples of carioca
The nickname of the inhabitants of Rio is Carioca, from this fountain.
The barracks of the Carioca are built, and the other barracks are prepared.
But at once he rejected the idea, angry with himself, and hastened his step towards Carioca square, there to take a tilbury.Brazilian Tales
Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
- a Brazilian dance similar to the samba
- a piece of music composed for this dance