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zapateado

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noun za·pa·te·ado \ˌzä-pə-tā-ˈä-(ˌ)dō, ˌsä-pə-tā-ˈau̇\

Definition of zapateado

plural

zapateados

  1. :  a Latin-American dance marked by rhythmic stamping or tapping of the feet



Origin and Etymology of zapateado

Spanish, from zapatear to strike or tap with the shoe, from zapato shoe


First Known Use: 1845


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