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English definition of “bolero”

bolero

noun [C] uk   /bəˈleə.rəʊ/ us    /-ˈler.oʊ/ (plural boleros)

bolero noun [C] (PIECE OF CLOTHING)

a woman's short jacket that stops just above the waist and has no buttonsCoats, jackets and cloaks

bolero noun [C] (DANCE)

a Spanish dance, or the music it is danced to: Ravel's BoleroNames of dancesMusical pieces
(Definition of bolero from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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