Word of the Week: Katinga


Katinga means very vulgar and low quality. Katinga is an adjective that describes something very cheesy or very cheap and vulgar. Someone’s look or way of dressing can be katinga, as well as a radio song or a soap opera.

If its greasy and vulgar, it’s katinga.

The best way to understand what katinga is to watch this video of 3 peruvian cumbia stars:

After looking at this, do you have any doubts about what katinga is?

From Manu, as always.

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