cha-cha

noun (1)
\ ˈchä-(ˌ)chä How to pronounce cha-cha (audio) \

Definition of cha-cha

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a fast rhythmic ballroom dance of Latin American origin with a basic pattern of three steps and a shuffle

Trung Cha

noun (2)
\ ˈtru̇ŋ¦chä\
plural Trung Cha or Trung Chas

Definition of Trung Cha (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : a mountain people of Tonkin in Vietnam
2 : a member of the Trung Cha people

First Known Use of cha-cha

Noun (1)

1954, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cha-cha

Noun (1)

American Spanish cha-cha-cha

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cha-cha

noun

English Language Learners Definition of cha-cha

: a fast dance from Latin America

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