Definition of Coronado, Francisco Vásquez de in English:

Coronado, Francisco Vásquez de

Syllabification: Co·ro·na·do, Francisco Vásquez de
Pronunciation: /ˌkôrəˈnädō, ˌkär-
( Circa 1510–54), Spanish explorer. His expeditions into Arizona and New Mexico from Mexico opened the Southwest to Spanish colonization.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day rebuff
Pronunciation: rɪˈbʌf
reject (someone or something) in an abrupt manner…