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English definition of “cha-cha(-cha)”

cha-cha(-cha)

noun [C] uk   /ˈtʃɑː.tʃɑː/ /ˌtʃɑː.tʃɑːˈtʃɑː/ us  
(a piece of music written for) an energetic modern dance, originally from South America, involving small fast steps and movement of the bottom from side to sideMusical piecesNames of dances
(Definition of cha-cha(-cha) from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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