Synonyms of samba


1. obeche, obechi, arere, samba, Triplochiton scleroxcylon, tree

usage: large west African tree having large palmately lobed leaves and axillary cymose panicles of small white flowers and one-winged seeds; yields soft white to pale yellow wood

2. samba, dance music

usage: music composed for dancing the samba

3. samba, ballroom dancing, ballroom dance

usage: a lively ballroom dance from Brazil

4. samba, canasta, basket rummy, meld

usage: a form of canasta using three decks of cards and six jokers


1. samba, dance, trip the light fantastic, trip the light fantastic toe

usage: dance the samba

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