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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A lively ballroom dance that resembles the samba.

Usage examples (35)
  • I visited Rio once, and costinha comes across as the classic "carioca".
  • Finally the carioca ended and the bull, gushing blood, staggered free.
  • One carioca friend of mine said, "Whatever they can do wrong, they will."
  • João carioca : a corte portuguesa chega ao Brasil 1808-1821 / São Paulo : Cia. das Letras, c2007 for more
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