Definitions for cha-chaˈtʃɑˌtʃɑ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

cha-chaˈtʃɑˌtʃɑ(n.; v.)(pl.)-chas

  1. (n.)a rhythmic ballroom dance of Latin American origin based upon a quick three-step movement.

    Category: Music and Dance

  2. (v.i.)to dance the cha-cha.

    Category: Music and Dance

Origin of cha-cha:

1950–55; < Cuban Sp cha-cha-cha, prob. imit. of the musical accompaniment

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cha-cha, cha-cha-cha(verb)

    a modern ballroom dance from Latin America; small steps and swaying movements of the hips

  2. cha-cha(verb)

    dance the cha-cha


  1. cha-cha(Noun)

    A ballroom dance to a Latin American rhythm.

  2. cha-cha(Noun)

    The music for this dance.

  3. cha-cha(Verb)

    To dance the cha-cha.


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