maxixe


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maxixe

(məˈʃiːʃ; mækˈsiːks; məˈʃiːʃeɪ)
n
(Dancing) a Brazilian dance in duple time, a precursor of the tango
[from Brazilian Portuguese]

max•ixe

(məˈʃi ʃə)

n.
a syncopated ballroom dance of Brazilian origin.
[1910–15; < Brazilian Portuguese: literally, West Indian gherkin]
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Yet, travel up the coast a few hours to Maxixe and you can buy an eight chalet fishing lodge for $140,000.
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American flautist Jessica Quinones, who was raised in New Mexico, and Brazilian guitarist Hans Hess will present a lively programme of tango, samba, maxixe and choro, originating from Uruguay, Argentina and Brazil.
It] is in the Indian war-dance, the Highland fling, the Irish jig, the Cossack dance, the Spanish fandango, Brazilian maxixe, the dance of the whirling dervish, the hula of the South Seas, the danse du ventral of the Orient.
Pepa era uma boa cantora e dancarina que fazia "tipos nacionais" com frequencia, dada sua habilidade no maxixe.
8) A roça é caracterizada pelos catadores como o plantio de maxixe, quiabo, feijão de corda e de melancia.
Most important for the emergence of the choro in cosmopolitan-minded Rio de Janeiro at the end of the 19th century was the encounter between European and African cultural strands, witnessed especially in the musical interactions of three popular forms: the modinha (originally a European salon-style song form); the lundu (an African-derived song-and-dance genre); and the maxixe (an African-derived dance).
Audiences wanted not only to imitate the couple but to take lessons from them, learning smooth new dances like the Maxixe and the Castle walk, rather than the nervous fad dances like the Grizzly Bear and Bunny Hug.
1 I 2 SKIING 4 IVY 5 VAN 6 VIE 7 SILVIINE 9 SIX 10 OX 11 AXIS 12 TAXIING 14 REFLEXIVE 15 SEXVALENT 19 MAXIXE 40 AXLE 41 OXLIP 50 LA 51 LIE 52 NAUPLII 54 LIVE 55 SOLVE 56 PELVIC 57 SYLVIINE 59 HELIX 60 CALX 90 EXCEL 91 EXCITE 100 CAB 101 ACID 104 CIVET 150 CLAN 151 CLIP 154 PROCLIVITY 200 OCCUR 201 ACCIDENT 204 BACCIVOROUS 250 ACCLAIM 251 ACCLIMATISE 254 ACCLIVITY 500 DO 501 DIE 502 RADII 504 DIVE 505 ADVENT 506 ADVICE 509 RADIX 550 IDLE 551 IDLING 600 MADCAP 650 HEADCLOTH 900 ACME 901 ACMITE 1000 ME 1001 MINE 1002 GASTROCNEMII 1004 SEMIVOWEL 1005 DUUMVIR 1006 TRIUMVIR 1009 MIX 1050 DIMLY 1051 GREMLIN 1100 ARMCHAIR 1500 HUMDRUM 1501 HUMDINGER 2000 DUMMY 2001 COMMIT 2009 COMMIXTURE 2050 BUMMLE 2051 BUMMLING
The percussion is augmented by a flurry of Brazilian rhythms including: samba, maracatu, maxixe, funk, axe and many more.