Seguidilla

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Seguidilla seg-i-dēl′yä a lively Spanish dance for two: music for such a dance.
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Usage

In literature:

Monipodio had requested her to give the company some of the Seguidillas most in vogue at the moment.
"The Exemplary Novels of Cervantes" by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Sings of "an inn near the ramparts of Sevilla" where she will go to dance the Seguidilla.
"Stars of the Opera" by Mabel Wagnalls
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In poetry:

Drive gently on, dark muleteer,
And the light seguidilla frame:
Fain would I listen still, to hear
At every close thy mistress' name.
"Lines" by Maria Gowen Brooks