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

 

lambada

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//læmˈbɑːdə//
 
; NAmE NAmE//læmˈbɑːdə//
 
 
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a fast Brazilian dance performed by couples who hold each other closely Word Origin 1980s: Portuguese, literally ‘a beating’, from lambar ‘to beat’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: lambada