Meaning of cachucha in English:


Pronunciation /kəˈtʃuːtʃə/


  • A lively Spanish solo dance in triple time, performed with castanet accompaniment.

    ‘Through Spanish classic court dancing, developing such dances as the bolero, cachucha, and the later gypsy flamenco tradition, there existed a vast culture of what can be called theatrical-style dance.’
    • ‘Ah, she could dance the cachucha!’
    • ‘On 23 and 25 July Fanny had to dance the Cachucha three times.’
    • ‘Some ladies walk around with the front of their dresses raised as if they were about to dance the cachucha.’