amigo

[ uh-mee-goh, ah-mee-; Spanish ah-mee-gaw ]
/ əˈmi goʊ, ɑˈmi-; Spanish ɑˈmi gɔ /

noun, plural a·mi·gos [uh-mee-gohz; Spanish ah-mee-gaws]. /əˈmi goʊz; Spanish ɑˈmi gɔs/.

a friend, especially a male friend.

QUIZZES

IS YOUR DESERT PLANT KNOWLEDGE SUCCULENT OR DRIED UP?

Cactus aficionados, don't get left in the dust with this quiz on desert plants. Find out if you have the knowledge to survive this prickly foray into the desert!
Question 1 of 7
This tall, horizontally branched cactus is probably the most recognizable cactus in Arizona. What is it called?

Origin of amigo

1830–40, Americanism;<Spanish <Latin amīcus
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for amigo

British Dictionary definitions for amigo

amigo
/ (æˈmiːɡəʊ, ə-) /

noun plural -gos

a friend; comrade

Word Origin for amigo

Spanish, from Latin amicus
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012