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ranchero

Syllabification: ran·che·ro
Pronunciation: /ranˈCHerō
 
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Definition of ranchero in English:

noun (plural rancheros)

North American
A person who farms or works on a ranch, especially in the southwestern US and Mexico.
Example sentences
  • At the same time, the rancheros entered with a leading role in the land lease market as the major source of demand.
  • But things went sour when the ranchero took up with another woman.
  • When tired rancheros were welcomed back from the range with a big bowl of chili, the evening's entertainment was more likely a hoedown than a movie with the kids.

Origin

Spanish, from rancho (see ranch).

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