Definition of cachucha in English:


Pronunciation /kəˈCHo͞oCHə/ /kəˈtʃutʃə/


  • A lively Spanish solo dance in triple time, accompanied by castanets.

    ‘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.’