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chola

[choh-luh] /ˈtʃoʊ lə/
noun, Chiefly Southwestern U.S. (esp. among Mexican-Americans)
1.
a teenage girl who associates closely with a gang of cholos or is the girlfriend of a cholo.
Origin of chola
1850-1855
1850-55; < American Spanish, feminine of cholo
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  • "Nay, it is real magic, and the flower did grow up before us," said chola.

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  • The food smelt very good, but chola and Nao shook their heads.

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  • So it is not surprising that chola and Harry should meet in this way and be able to talk to each other.

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  • chola's mother threw some cakes into the bowl as the wagon stopped.

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  • "Perhaps we can buy some from the man; there he is now ploughing by the stream," said chola.

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  • chola could understand him fairly well, for he had been taught a little English at his school.

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  • "We will put them here in the sun to dry," said chola, admiring his horse as he held it up.

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  • "Next year I shall be married, too," said chola, trying to console himself.

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  • As the boys were splashing merrily about in the big tank, down dropped a big mango right on top of chola's head.

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