Definition of bandolero in English:

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Pronunciation: /bandəˈlɛːrəʊ/

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noun (plural bandoleros)

A Spanish bandit.
Example sentences
  • Antonio Banderas is a bandolero out to get even in Desperado.
  • In the Seventies, the Spanish ballad was reborn, with shoot-outs and drug-runners replacing bandoleros and revolution.
  • When he finds out the Bandoleros are after him, he pushes back, targeting their loved ones, forcing them to bring the fight to him.



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