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bachata Explained

bachata at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

Inter: en-noun » -
  • A genre of music originating in the Dominican Republic.
    1. Inter: quote-news » year=2007|date=February 4|author=Alex Mindlin|title=Yearning to Break the Lock on a Long-Shuttered Park|work=New York Times|url=http://www.nytimes.com/2007/02/04/nyregion/thecity/04park.html


    |passage=“All the time they complain about it,” said Rafael Batista, the owner of Quisqueya Records, a store whose list of new releases, in keeping with the neighborhood’s large Dominican population, is divided into merengue, salsa, balada and bachata.
  • A style of dance accompanying this music.
  • Inter: quote-news » year=2007|date=August 3|author=The New York Times|title=Dance Listings|work=New York Times|url=http://www.nytimes.com/2007/08/03/arts/dance/03dance.html

  • |passage=From 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Brooklyn’s own ReggaeLution band will perform, and at 9, D.J. Lumumba (a k a Revolution) will preside over an inclusive Caribbean dance party, from bachata to zouk and back again.

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » genre of music
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|bachata|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:en:Dances -
    Category: Category:en:Music genres -

    Spanish

    Noun

    Inter: es-noun » f
  • bachata
    1. Inter: context » Antilles|lang=es party

      Synonyms

      * Inter: sense » party carrete, farra, fiesta, guateque, jolgorio, juerga, marcha, parranda


    Translation: es » bachata
    Translation: fr » bachata
    Translation: ko » bachata
    Translation: it » bachata