from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A dance style of the Andalusian Gypsies characterized by forceful, often improvised rhythms.
- n. A dance in this style.
- n. The guitar music that usually accompanies a dance in this style.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A genre of folk music and dance native to Andalusia, in Spain.
- n. A song or dance performed in such a style.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a strongly rhythmic and vigorous style of dancing characteristic of the Andalusian gypsies, characterized by clapping and stamping of feet.
- n. a strongly rhythmic style of music originating in southern Spain, often improvisatorial, performed by itself, often on a guitar, or as an accompaniment to flamenco dancing.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The Mexican name of a species of snapper, Lutianus guttatus, a common food-fish of the Panama region.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. guitar music composed for dancing the flamenco
- n. a style of dancing characteristic of the Andalusian Gypsies; vigorous and rhythmic with clapping and stamping of feet
Spanish, Flemish, from Middle Dutch Vlāming, Fleming.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Spanish flamenco. (Wiktionary)