Definition of luchador in English:


Syllabification: lu·cha·dor
Pronunciation: /ˈlo͞oCHəˌdôr

noun (plural luchadors or luchadores /-ˈdôrēz, -ās/)

  • A person who competes in lucha libre wrestling: kids jumped into the ring and surrounded the luchadores to get their autographs
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    • The girl behind me in the queue was here because her grandfather made the masks and costumes for some of the luchadores.
    • You are handsome and proud in the tradition of many of the best Mexican luchadors and I look forward to each of your articles.
    • Do you agree that the mystique of the luchadors is dead?


Spanish, 'fighter, wrestler'.

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