noun ca·ri·o·ca \ˌka-rē-ˈō-kə\

Definition of CARIOCA

capitalized :  a native or resident of Rio de Janeiro
a :  a variation of the samba
b :  the music for this dance

Origin of CARIOCA

Brazilian Portuguese
First Known Use: 1830

Rhymes with CARIOCA


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