Definition of pistolero in English:

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pistolero

Pronunciation: /ˌpɪstəˈlɛːrəʊ/

noun (plural pistoleros /ˌpɪstəˈlɛːrɒs/ /ˌpɪstəˈlɛːrəʊz/)

(In Spain and Spanish-speaking areas) a gunman or gangster.
Example sentences
  • Not that these expert pistoleros would stretch the truth - as they apparently are all expert shots at long ranges.
  • Knowing this, most experienced pistoleros will gladly trade a little additional recoil for a lighter burden.
  • For many years, the National Matches drew over a thousand pistoleros.

Origin

Spanish.

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