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Synonyms for samba
ˈsæm bə, ˈsɑm-sam·ba

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. obeche, obechi, arere, samba, Triplochiton scleroxcylonnoun

    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

    arere, obeche, obechi

  2. sambanoun

    music composed for dancing the samba

    arere, obeche, obechi

  3. sambanoun

    a lively ballroom dance from Brazil

    arere, obeche, obechi

  4. sambaverb

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

    arere, obeche, obechi

  5. sambaverb

    dance the samba

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  1. Omar Sy:

    It means a lot for me to play Samba and to tell that story because of my own story of course.

  2. Nick Lucena:

    We molded Cherif Samba and Ahmed Tijan up in Florida, and now we’re letting Cherif Samba and Ahmed Tijan loose.

  3. Julio Barbosa:

    I've been dreaming about this. The first thing I would do is go to a samba and hug my friends. I would even lick the beer that drips on the counter.

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