alegrias

noun plural but singular or plural in construction ale·gri·as \ˌa-lə-ˈgrē-əs, ˌä-\

Definition of alegrias

  1. :  a solo flamenco dance performed by a woman and marked by many intricate heelwork variations

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Origin and Etymology of alegrias

Spanish alegrías, plural of alegría, literally, gaiety, happiness


First Known Use: 1922


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