carioca

noun ca·ri·o·ca \ ˌka-rē-ˈō-kə \

Definition of carioca

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

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Origin and Etymology of carioca

Brazilian Portuguese


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