Definition of zydeco noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈzaɪdɪkəʊ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈzaɪdɪkoʊ//
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a type of dance music, originally played by black Americans in Louisiana Word Origin 1960s: Louisiana Creole, possibly from a pronunciation of French les haricots in a dance-tune title.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: zydeco