jarabe

noun ja·ra·be \həˈrä(ˌ)bā\

Definition of jarabe

plural

-s

  1. :  any of several provincial Mexican couple dances (as the hat dance) that have the zapateado as their basic step

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Origin and Etymology of jarabe

American Spanish, from Spanish, syrup, from Arabic sharāb — more at syrup


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of jarabe


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