bolero

Part of speech: noun

A Spanish dance in ¾ time, commonly with castanets; the music for it.

Part of speech: noun

A blouse worn by ladies.

Part of speech: noun

A Spanish dance.

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Usage examples "bolero":

  1. The prior's a trump, and as for the bolero, he would dance it. - "Charles O'Malley, The Irish Dragoon, Volume 2 (of 2)", Charles Lever.
  2. " I should like to have seen that prior dancing the bolero," said Power. - "Charles O'Malley, The Irish Dragoon, Volume 2 (of 2)", Charles Lever.
  3. What was to become of me, then, when I heard my father ask me to dance the bolero which he and Alix were playing!... - "Strange True Stories of Louisiana", George Washington Cable.