Definition of seguidilla
1a : a Spanish dance with many regional variationsb : the music for such a dance
2 : a Spanish stanza of four or seven short partly assonant verses
Origin and Etymology of seguidilla
Spanish, diminutive of seguida, a dance, literally, sequence, from seguido, past participle of seguir to follow, from Latin sequi
First Known Use: 1763See Words from the same year
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