"Zum Zum Zum" (pronounced "Zoom Zoom Zoom" in English) is a Portuguese phrase from a traditional capoeira song, an onomatopoeic word that imitates the sound of the berimbau. It also gives reference to the rapid movements of the capoeira fighters.

“Zum Zum Zum”, as slang, is used to describe a gossip, a happening, or a good noise (as in good music).


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