[pah-soh doh-bley; Spanish pah-saw daw-vle]
- a quick, light march often played at bullfights.
- a two-step, especially one done to Latin-American rhythms.
Origin of paso doble
1925–30; < Spanish: literally, double step
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- a modern ballroom dance in fast duple time
- a piece of music composed for or in the rhythm of this dance
Word Origin for paso doble
Spanish: double step
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