jazz-influenced music of Brazilian origin, rhythmically related to the samba.
a dance performed to this music.
a dance similar to the samba, originating in Brazil
a piece of music composed for or in the rhythm of this dance
stonework blocked out for later carving. stonework, as rusticated ashlar, having faces projecting beyond the mortar joints.
noun (South African) a Black African foreman of a gang of workers
the status, influence, or power of a boss, especially a political boss. bossism.
a person who employs or superintends workers; manager. a politician who controls the party organization, as in a particular district. a person who makes decisions, exercises authority, dominates, etc.: My grandfather was the boss in his family. to be master of or over; manage; direct; control. to order about, especially in an arrogant manner. to […]