What does Tango mean?

Definitions for Tango
ˈtæŋ goʊTan·go

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tango(noun)

    a ballroom dance of Latin-American origin

  2. tango(verb)

    music written in duple time for dancing the tango

  3. tango(verb)

    dance a tango

Wiktionary

  1. tango(Noun)

    A Latin American ballroom dance in 2/4 or 4/4 time.

    Etymology: Argentine- tango, probably from a Niger-Congo language (compare Ibibio tamgu).

  2. tango(Noun)

    The letter T in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

    Etymology: Argentine- tango, probably from a Niger-Congo language (compare Ibibio tamgu).

  3. tango(Noun)

    enemy, used amongst special police forces, derived from the abbreviation of target using the NATO phonetic alphabet.

    Etymology: Argentine- tango, probably from a Niger-Congo language (compare Ibibio tamgu).

  4. tango(Verb)

    To dance the tango.

    Etymology: Argentine- tango, probably from a Niger-Congo language (compare Ibibio tamgu).

  5. tango(Verb)

    To handle, to flirt with, to deal with.

    Etymology: Argentine- tango, probably from a Niger-Congo language (compare Ibibio tamgu).

Freebase

  1. Tango

    The tango is a partner dance that originated in the 1890s along the Río de la Plata, the natural border between Argentina and Uruguay, and soon spread to the rest of the world. Early tango was known as tango criollo. Today, there are many forms of tango extant. Popularly and among tango dancing circles, the authentic tango is considered to be the one closest to the form originally danced in Argentina and Uruguay. In 2009, UNESCO approved a joint proposal by Argentina and Uruguay to include the tango in the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Lists.

CrunchBase

  1. Tango

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Anagrams for Tango »

  1. tonga, Tonga

  2. Tonga

How to pronounce Tango?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Tango in sign language?

  1. tango

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tango in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tango in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Tango in a Sentence

  1. Ken Blackwell:

    In Washington it takes two to tango, not only the Executive Branch but it takes the Legislative Branch getting in sync with one another.

  2. European Commission:

    You need two to dance tango, and I know how to dance, i have a certain Brexit fatigue.

  3. Emeasoba George:

    Unless and Until you showcase your love to someone else or others you have not yet started loving truly. For, it takes two or more to tangle or tango. That is to say, the impact of your love ought to be felt maximally by someone else or others. -Emeasoba George

  4. Jonathan Hill:

    I hope that we can make some progress on that in the near future, but precisely the timing of when that pans out and what happens when, I cannot yet say, because it takes two to tango, so we sent some suggestions to the CFTC and we need to see how to move that forward.

  5. Prince Turki al-Faisal:

    It’s wishful thinking that, if we try to embrace them, they may tango with us. That’s an illusion.

Images & Illustrations of Tango

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