capoeira

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capoeira performers rehearsing their routine

capoeira

/ kæpuˈeɪrə / noun

an activity from Brazil that combines dance with martial arts: 
I took up capoeira to keep fit. | Frank goes to capoeira classes.

Read all about it: Do you speak Carioca?

Carioca

A Carioca postcard

a Carioca postcard

Carioca

/ kæriˈɒkə / noun

Carioca is a person who was born in or lives in the city of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil:
The beach is always full of Cariocas during the week.

Carioca is also an adjective:
She has a strong Carioca accent.

Read all about it: Do you speak Carioca?