reggaeton

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noun reg·gae·ton \ˌre-gā-ˈtōn, ˌrā-\

Definition of reggaeton

  1. :  popular music of Puerto Rican origin that combines rap with Caribbean rhythms

Origin and Etymology of reggaeton

American Spanish reggaetón, from reggae reggae + -ton (as in Spanish maratón marathon)


First Known Use: 2002


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