Flamenco Definition

flə-mĕngkō
flamencos
noun
flamencos
The Spanish gypsy style of dance, characterized by stamping and typically performed while clapping or playing castanets.
Webster's New World
Music in this style, often performed on a guitar.
Webster's New World
A song or dance in this style.
Webster's New World
Synonyms:
gypsy dancing

Other Word Forms of Flamenco

Noun

Singular:
flamenco
Plural:
flamencos

Origin of Flamenco

  • Spanish Flemish from Middle Dutch Vlāming Fleming

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Spanish flamenco.

    From Wiktionary

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