- a matador's assistant who sticks the banderillas into the bull.
Origin of banderillero
Examples from the Web for banderillero
Historical Examples of banderillero
A banderillero sat on a chair and made the bull charge at him.With the Battle Fleet
When the banderillero is awkward, they rain on him with potatoes.Romantic Spain
John Augustus O'Shea
The banderillero assented with a nod while awaiting her question.
One day Carmen sent for the banderillero to come to see her.
The banderillero took the jokes of the swordsman and his manager calmly.
- a bullfighter's assistant who sticks banderillas into the bull