Definition of vigoro in English:

vigoro

Line breaks: vig¦oro
Pronunciation: /ˈvɪg(ə)rəʊ
 
/

noun

[mass noun]
  • An Australian team ball game combining elements of cricket and baseball, traditionally played by women.
    More example sentences
    • "I learnt how to play vigoro in primary school sometime before the war," she said.

Origin

1930s: apparently from vigorous.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody