[kree-oh-loh; Spanish kree-aw-yaw] /kriˈoʊ loʊ; Spanish kriˈɔ yɔ/
noun, plural criollos
[kree-oh-lohz; Spanish kree-aw-yaws] /kriˈoʊ loʊz; Spanish kriˈɔ yɔs/ (Show IPA)
a person born in Spanish America but of European, usually Spanish, ancestry.
Compare (def 1).
a domestic animal of any of several strains or breeds developed in Latin America.
of, relating to, or characteristic of a criollo or criollos.
/kriːˈəʊləʊ; Spanish ˈkrjoʎo/
noun (pl) -los (-ləʊz; Spanish) (-ʎos)
a native or inhabitant of Latin America of European descent, esp of Spanish descent
a high-quality variety of cocoa
of, relating to, or characteristic of a criollo or criollos
/krɪs/ noun 1. (Irish) a multicoloured woven woollen belt traditionally worn by men in the Aran Islands
[krahy-uh-sfingks] /ˈkraɪ əˌsfɪŋks/ noun, plural criosphinxes, criosphinges [krahy-uh-sfin-jeez] /ˌkraɪ əˈsfɪn dʒiz/ (Show IPA) 1. a sphinx with the head of a ram instead of a human.
[krip] /krɪp/ noun, Slang: Disparaging and Offensive. 1. a term used to refer to a person who is partially or totally unable to use one or more limbs. n. member of a major U.S. street gang, founded in South Central Los Angeles 1971, the name supposedly originally was cribs, partly a reference to the youth […]
[krahyps] /kraɪps/ interjection 1. (used as a mild oath or an exclamation of astonishment.) /kraɪps/ interjection 1. (old-fashioned, slang) an expression of surprise n,interj Christ •A euphemistic form: Cripes, what a rotten deal (1910+)