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toro

[taw-raw]
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noun, plural to·ros [taw-raws] /ˈtɔ rɔs/. Spanish.
  1. a bull.
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  • It was fair-time in Cordova; the carriages were coming back from the toros.

  • I was exceedingly pleased with the invitation, and went out with Toros.

  • Toros peeped in, and when he spied the liver he said, "We will have a pie for dinner."

  • Toros's neck had been broken at a horse-race and he was dead.

  • Takusch was at that time four years old, and Toros was still a baby in arms.


Word Origin and History for toros

toro

n.

"bull," 1650s, from Spanish toro "bull," from Latin taurus (see steer (n.)).

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