castañuela
Usage note
This word is often used in the plural.
castañuela
feminine noun
1. (musical instrument) 
a. castanet 
Las castañuelas son características de la música flamenca.Castanets are characteristic of flamenco music.
castañuela
Noun
1. (general) 
a. castanet 
2. (fig) 
a. no direct translation 
estar como unas castañuelasto be over the moon
castañuela
castanet
no éramos unas castañuelas
estar como o hecho unas castañuelas to be very merry; be in high spirits
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