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pachanga
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pachanga(
pah
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chahng
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gah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(celebration)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. party
Mis amigos organizaron una pachanga para celebrar mi ascenso.My friends organized a party to celebrate my promotion.
b. dance party
La pachanga acabó a las seis de la mañana.The dance party ended at six in the morning.
2. (Cuban dance)
a. pachanga
Aprendí a bailar la pachanga cuando estuve en La Habana.I learned to dance the pachanga when I visited Havana.
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pachanga
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a. rowdy celebration
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pachanga
1 (fiesta) lively party; (juerga) binge (familiar); booze-up (muy_familiar)
2 (Caribe) (lío) mix-up
3 (Música) Cuban dance
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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