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boleronoun [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 buttons

bolero noun [C] (DANCE)

a Spanish dance, or the music it is danced to: Ravel's Bolero
Translations of “bolero”
in Vietnamese áo bôlêrô…
in Spanish bolero…
in Thai เสื้อกั๊กแบบไม่ติดกระดุม…
in Malaysian jeket bolero…
in French boléro…
in German der Bolero…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衣服, (無鈕扣的)女裝短上衣…
in Indonesian bolero…
in Chinese (Simplified) 衣服, (无扣的)女式短上衣…
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