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wetback
American English: /ˈwɛtˌbæk/
British English: /ˈwɛtbak/

Translation of wetback in Spanish:

noun

  • (American English) [colloquial] [pejorative]
    espalda (masculine or feminine) mojada
    mojado, (-da) (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • The illegal immigrants are known colloquially as mojados or wetbacks, illegals, and pollos - Spanish for ‘chickens,’ the prey of coyotes.
    • Off and on for several years we employed a wetback, an illegal alien, who worked around the house and yard.
    • I think he's a goddamn wetback, so you may want to notify the Immigration Service.
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