Definition of ranchero in English:

ranchero

Line breaks: ranch|ero
Pronunciation: /rɑːnˈtʃɛːrəʊ
 
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noun (plural rancheros)

North American
A person who farms or works on a ranch, especially in the south-western US and Mexico.
More 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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