mambo mambo  /ˈmɑm boʊ/


  1. (n) a Latin American dance similar in rhythm to the rumba
  2. (v) dance a mambo


  1. In the land of Fujiyama, harakiri, paper houses and the ritualized courtesy of the tea ceremony, everybody seemed to be doing the mambo.
  2. The McCain mambo, not surprisingly, got robust applause at the town hall meeting he addressed.
  3. Triumphant, they rolled through the first village singing mambo tunes.


  • Pet of the Week - Mambo

    Meet Mambo ! Mambo is a 10 month old Pit Bull mix . He is current on vaccinations and housetrained! Handsome, sweet and super fun! This dog is the life of party and is looking for an active family to give him a home and keep him busy.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WKBT La Crosse


  1. "We get a lot of people pitching different things and pretty much the only one we said yes to is Mambo, because A) we like them and we all grew up wearing them, and B) t-shirts are one of the few things we do actually like," The Chaser's Craig...
    on Dec 15, 2008 By: Craig Reucassel Source: PerthNow

  2. "We'd started The Boy Does Nothing before I went on Strictly, and it was a jazzy number," Alesha says. "Winning the show changed a lot of things, so we had another look at the song, and now it's this mambo song, really energetic. 'Bottled...
    on Nov 19, 2008 By: Alesha Dixon Source: Virgin Media Music

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