guaracha

noun gua·ra·cha \gwəˈrächə\

Definition of guaracha

plural

-s

  1. 1a :  a lively stamping Spanish solo dance b :  music for this dance

  2. 2a :  a lively Cuban dance tune in 68 time b :  a ballroom dance with a box step developed in Cuba from the Spanish model

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Origin and Etymology of guaracha

Spanish, from Old Spanish guar place, spot, site + hacha a dance performed with legs and feet only


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