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galactico Line breaks: gal¦ac|tico
Pronunciation: /ɡəˈlaktɪkəʊ/

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Definition of galactico in English:

noun (plural galacticos)

informal
An exceptionally skilled and celebrated soccer player.

Origin

Early 21st century: Spanish galáctico, literally 'galactic person' (i.e. bigger than a ‘star’).

Words that rhyme with galactico

haricot • Jericho • Mexico • kleftico • simpatico

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