Synonyms of rumba


1. rumba, rhumba, dance music

usage: syncopated music in duple time for dancing the rumba

2. rumba, rhumba, folk dancing, folk dance

usage: a folk dance in duple time that originated in Cuba with Spanish and African elements; features complex footwork and violent movement

3. rumba, rhumba, ballroom dancing, ballroom dance

usage: a ballroom dance based on the Cuban folk dance


1. rhumba, rumba, dance, trip the light fantastic, trip the light fantastic toe

usage: dance the rhumba

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