[gou-choh; Spanish gou-chaw] /ˈgaʊ tʃoʊ; Spanish ˈgaʊ tʃɔ/
noun, plural gauchos
[gou-chohz; Spanish gou-chaws] /ˈgaʊ tʃoʊz; Spanish ˈgaʊ tʃɔs/ (Show IPA)
a native cowboy of the South American pampas, usually of mixed Spanish and Indian ancestry.
gauchos, Also called gaucho pants. wide, calf-length trousers for men or women modeled after the trousers worn by South American gauchos.
noun (pl) -chos
a cowboy of the South American pampas, usually one of mixed Spanish and Indian descent
1824, from Spanish, probably from a native South American language, cf. Araucanian cauchu “wanderer.”
[gawd] /gɔd/ noun 1. a showy ornament or trinket. /ɡɔːd/ noun 1. an article of cheap finery; trinket; bauble n. late 14c., “jest, joke, prank, trick;” also “fraud, deception, trick, artifice.” Also “large, ornamental bead in a rosary” (mid-14c.); a bauble, trinket, plaything” (mid-15c.). In some senses, from gaudy (n.) (see gaudy). In some, from […]
- Gaudeamus igitur
/ˌɡaʊdɪˈɑːmʊs ˈɪɡɪˌtʊə; ˌɡɔːdɪˈeɪməs ˈɪdʒɪtə/ interjection 1. let us therefore rejoice
[gaw-duh-ree] /ˈgɔ də ri/ noun, plural gauderies. 1. ostentatious show. 2. finery; gaudy or showy things: a fashionable dandy and his gaudery. /ˈɡɔːdərɪ/ noun (pl) -eries 1. cheap finery or display
/French ɡodjebʒɛska/ noun 1. Henri (ɑ̃ri), original name Henri Gaudier. 1891–1915, French vorticist sculptor