Definition of gringo in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɡriNGɡō/

noun (plural gringos)

(In Spanish-speaking countries and contexts, chiefly in the Americas) a person, especially an American, who is not Hispanic or Latino.


Mid 19th century: Spanish, literally 'foreign, foreigner, or gibberish', perhaps an alteration of griego 'Greek'.

Words that rhyme with gringo

bingo, dingo, Domingo, flamingo, jingo, lingo

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Syllabification: grin·go

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