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Guevara

[guh-vahr-uh; Spanish ge-vah-rah] /gəˈvɑr ə; Spanish gɛˈvɑ rɑ/
noun
1.
Ernesto
[er-nes-taw] /ɛrˈnɛs tɔ/ (Show IPA),
("Che") 1928–67, Cuban revolutionist and political leader, born in Argentina.
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  • His translation from Guevara, however, marked the beginning of a new fashion.

  • We have noticed with suspicion that our two translators took their Guevara from the French.

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  • Might not Berners therefore have come under Guevara's influence as early as 1524?

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  • You must understand most people do not feel as I do about Guevara.

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  • "With Guevara's own men to do the dirty work," Scotty added.

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  • "Guevara wouldn't dare to let them in on it," was Scotty's opinion.

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  • It is because Lieutenant Governor Guevara has found a great treasure!

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  • Will you let Guevara use you to make himself rich while you get nothing?

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  • The police officer who investigated also reported that an American was with Guevara.

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British Dictionary definitions for Guevara

Guevara

/ɡəˈvɑːrə; Spanish ɡeˈβara/
noun
1.
Ernesto (ɛrˈnesto), known as Che Guevara. 1928–67, Latin American politician and soldier, born in Argentina. He developed guerrilla warfare as a tool for revolution and was instrumental in Castro's victory in Cuba (1959), where he held government posts until 1965. He was killed while training guerrillas in Bolivia
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