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Meaning of FANDANGO

Pronunciation:  fan'danggow

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a provocative Spanish courtship dance in triple time; performed by a man and a woman playing castanets
 

FANDANGO is a 8 letter word that starts with F.

 

 See Also: social dancing

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fan*dan"go\, n.; pl. {Fandangoes}. [Sp. A name
brought, together with the dance, from the West Indies to
Spain.]
1. A lively dance, in 3-8 or 6-8 time, much practiced in
   Spain and Spanish America. Also, the tune to which it is
   danced.

2. A ball or general dance, as in Mexico. [Colloq.]

 

 

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