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conga definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: music composed for dancing the conga
2: a Latin American dance of 3 steps and a kick by people in single file v
1: dance the conga

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: American Spanish, probably from feminine of congo black person, from Congo, region in Africa Date: 1935 1. a Cuban dance of African origin involving three steps followed by a kick and performed by a group usually in single file 2. a tall barrel-shaped or tapering drum of Afro-Cuban origin that is played with the hands

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. & v. --n. 1 a Latin-American dance of African origin, usu. with several persons in a single line, one behind the other. 2 (also conga drum) a tall, narrow, low-toned drum beaten with the hands. --v.intr. (congas, congaed or conga'd, congaing) perform the conga. Etymology: Amer. Sp. f. Sp. conga (fem.) of the Congo

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

(congas) If a group of people dance a conga, they dance in a long winding line, with each person holding on to the back of the person in front. N-COUNT




 


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