Definition of Latino in English:

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Latino

Pronunciation: /ləˈtiːnəʊ/
chiefly North American

noun (plural Latinos)

(In North America) a person of Latin American origin or descent, especially a man or boy.
Example sentences
  • For other Latinas and Latinos, the bestowal of posthumous citizenship was bitterly ironic.
  • So, I think sometimes we're not getting our message to African Americans and to Latinos.
  • The groups met for six two-hour sessions and were composed of African Americans and Latinos.

adjective

Relating to Latinos.
Example sentences
  • The presidential election is just more than five weeks away, and a key voting block is expected to be Latino voters.
  • He'll tell us why he says Latino voters will determine the outcome of the presidential election this year.
  • Georgia has one of the fastest growing Latino populations in the country.

Origin

Latin American Spanish, probably a special use of Spanish latino (see Latin).

Words that rhyme with Latino

albino, bambino, babycino, beano, Borodino, Borsalino, cappuccino, casino, chino, Comino, concertino, Filipino, fino, Gino, keno, Ladino, Leno, maraschino, merino, Monte Cassino, Navarino, neutrino, Pacino, palomino, pecorino, Reno, San Marino, Sansovino, Torino, Trevino, Valentino, vino, Zeno

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Line breaks: La¦tino

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