- an Andalusian dance in 3/4 time, like the bolero
- music for this
Origin of cachuchaSpanish
An Andalusian solo dance in 3/4 time, usually accompanied by the playing of castanets.
Origin of cachuchaSpanish, small boat, cachucha, possibly from diminutive of cacho, shard, saucepan, probably from Vulgar Latin *cacculus, alteration of Latin caccabus, pot, from Greek kakkabos, probably of Semitic origin; akin to Akkadian kukkubu, a small container.