Pronunciation: (mäm'bō), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/mambo.html on line 71 [key]
—n., pl. -bos,
a fast ballroom dance of Caribbean origin, rhythmically similar to the rumba and cha-cha but having a more complex pattern of steps.
to dance the mambo.
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