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Meaning of GAUCHO

Pronunciation:  'gawchow

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a cowboy of the South American pampas

GAUCHO is a 6 letter word that starts with G.


 See Also: cattleman, cowboy, cowhand, cowherd, cowman, cowpoke, cowpuncher, puncher



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Gau"cho\ (gou"ch[-o]), n., pl. {Gauchos} (-ch[-o]z)
    One of the native inhabitants of the pampas, of
    Spanish-American descent. They live mostly by rearing cattle.
  2. \Gau"cho\, n.
    A member of an Indian population, somewhat affected by
    Spanish blood, in the archipelagoes off the Chilean coast.
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